Roger Ware | Past Consulting Work

Roger is the complete expert package, bringing both analytical depth and first-rate testimonial skills to the table. Roger Ware, Alwington Economics Inc.
Dr. Roger Ware
Alwington
Economics Inc.

241 Alwington Place
Kingston, ON K7L 4P9
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roger@rogerware.ca

 

2008 Nadeau Poultry Farm

Nadeau filed an Application under section 75 of the Competition Act (refusal to supply) against a group of poultry producers in New Brunswick, who collectively account for 75% of chicken supplied in that province. The application alleged a refusal to supply, with effects including a significant impact on Nadeau's business, and an adverse effect on competition.

I filed an expert report in September, 2008 and testified at the hearing in November 2008. The case remains to be decided.
2007 Filed an expert report and presented oral testimony for the Patented Medicines Prices Review Board in a hearing in February 2007.
2007 I was retained by Quiznos corporation to file a report in a private litigation brought by Quiznos franchisees, involving section 61 of the Competition Act (Price Maintenance). The case involved an allegation that Quiznos was manipulating the prices of supplies to its franchisees. The court found in favour of Quiznos.
2007 I was retained by Rogers Communications to prepare a report for the CRTC Hearing on Essential Facilities in Telecommunications, held in October 2007.
2006 Filed an expert report, presented oral testimony for Agricore United in a hearing under section 106 of the Competition Act, heard at the Competition Tribunal, March-April 2006 (report available at the Tribunal's website).
2006 Filed an expert report, presented oral testimony for Rogers Communications in a hearing at the New Brunswick Public Utilities Board, January – March 2006, concerning the pricing of access to utility poles owned by N.B. Power. (I believe this report is available at the NBPUB site)
2005 Provided extensive economic advice, filed an expert report and presented oral testimony for Canada Pipe in a hearing under section 79 of the Competition Act, heard at the Competition Tribunal, April – May 2004 (report and rebuttal report available at the Tribunal website)
2004 Provided extensive economic advice, filed an expert report and presented oral testimony for Canada Waste Services in a hearing under section 106 of the Competition Act, heard at the Competition Tribunal, November 2003 (report available at the Tribunal website).