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RESTRICTIVE TRADE PRACTICES - Competition Tribunal - Powers and duties - Competition Tribunal hearings - Evidence

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 @ 2:59 PM  

Appeal by CarGurus Incorporated from a decision by the Competition Tribunal refusing leave to bring claims. The appellant and the respondent, Trader Corporation, were among approximately ten companies involved in digital marketplaces that aggregated listings for the sale of automobiles. The respondent's business created vehicle listings for automobile dealers, available to other digital marketplaces through a licensing syndication process. In 2015, the respondent received a complaint that the appellant used its listings without permission. The appellant refused the respondent's request to enter a syndication agreement with...