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RESTRICTIVE TRADE PRACTICES - Interpretation - Prevent or lessen competition substantially - Competition Tribunal

Friday, December 15, 2017 @ 10:36 AM  

Appeal by the Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) from two decisions of the Competition Tribunal (Tribunal) which held that certain information sharing practices of TREB prevented competition substantially in the supply of residential real estate brokerage services in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). TREB maintained a database of information on current and previously available property listings in the GTA (MLS database). TREB made some of the information available in the MLS database to its members via an electronic data feed, which could be used by the...