Yana Ermak

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Yana Ermak is a member of the Global Antitrust & Competition Group specializing in competition/antitrust and foreign investment law. Yana regularly advises Canadian and international clients on all aspects of competition and antitrust law, including cartels and other criminal matters, pre-merger clearance, abuse of dominance, pricing and other distribution issues. Yana also advises domestic and international clients on misleading advertising and marketing practices, and all aspects of Canada’s Anti-Spam Law (CASL).

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The general prohibition on false or misleading advertising under the Competition Act is somewhat unusual in that it contains two adjudicative regimes, criminal and civil, that can be used to address the same conduct – the making of a materially false or misleading representation to the public for the purpose of promoting one’s product or business interest[1]. The elements of the conduct that must be proven under both the criminal and civil provisions…