Skip to main content
This website uses cookies. By continuing to use this website you are agreeing to our use of cookies as described in our privacy policy.
Blog Post | Competition Chronicle

Ontario Implements Price Gouging Measures: What You Need to Know

Fasken
Reading Time 1 minute read
Subscribe
Many have expressed concern that retailers are now incentivized to unilaterally increase the prices for products critical to the COVID-19 response. Canada’s competition enforcer, the Competition Bureau, does not have clear jurisdiction to regulate prices or otherwise directly prevent price gouging. However, the Ontario government is now expressly prohibiting price gouging for “necessary goods” (as... Continue Reading

    Subscribe

    Receive email updates from our team

    Subscribe