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Barry Zalmanowitz QC

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Competition and Antitrust; Litigation and Dispute Resolution; Mergers and Acquisitions; Energy

Position

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Career

Barry Zalmanowitz is a member of Dentons Canada LLP's Edmonton office and co-chair of the Firm’s national Competition Law group. He advises and represents clients in all aspects of the Competition Act, including mergers and notifiable transactions, conspiracy and other criminal provisions, private damage actions, reviewable practices and misleading advertising. He also represents clients in compliance with the Investment Canada Act and establishes competition and antitrust compliance programs and policies.

Barry has been competition law counsel in many significant transactions providing pre-transaction advice, compliance with pre-notification filings and obtaining clearances from the Commissioner of Competition.

He is experienced in representing clients in contested merger proceedings and defence of clients in criminal cartel prosecutions and deceptive marketing proceedings.

Barry’s industry experience includes agriculture, oil and gas, restructured electricity, oil and gas service, pipeline, retail and airlines.

Languages

English

Member

Education

University of Alberta, 1979, LLB
University of Alberta, 1975, M.A. (Economics)
University of Alberta, 1973, BA


Canada

Competition and antitrust

Within: Competition and antitrust

A leader in Western Canada’, Dentons’ competition practice is valued for its ‘practical and business-focused advice’. Led jointly by Vancouver-based Barry Zalmanowitz QC (highly experienced and client-friendly’) and Toronto’s Sandy Walker (an ‘Investment Canada Act specialist and very knowledgeable about government workings’), the team covers all the bases in competition law, with solid skill sets in transactional and behavioural matters. Clients include Bayer, Cenovus and Suncor Energy.

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