Zirjan (Zee)’s practice focuses on competition law and foreign investment review matters. He provides advice to clients on all aspects of Canadian competition law in connection with complex mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures and other strategic alliances. Zee’s practice also includes advising on potentially anti-competitive business practices as well as compliance under the Competition Act. He regularly provides advice to clients on the misleading advertising provisions of the Competition Act. As part of his practice, he also assists clients in the navigation of multi-jurisdictional criminal anti-trust investigations and the defence of associated parallel civil class actions. Zee has acted for clients in abuse of dominance proceedings as well as many major national cartel cases.
In his foreign investment review practice, Zee advises clients on net benefit, national security and cultural sector reviews under the Investment Canada Act. He has represented numerous foreign investors, including as well as domestic targets in acquisition transactions.