Toronto (August 17, 2015) — Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is pleased to announce that Subrata Bhattacharjee has been nominated to the Council of the American Bar Association (ABA) Section of Antitrust Law for a three year term.​

The 15 member Council governs the ABA's Section of Antitrust Law. The Section of Antitrust Law is the leading global professional organization for antitrust and competition law, trade regulation, consumer protection and economics and has more than 7,660 members worldwide.

Mr. Bhattacharjee is a partner in the firm and serves as National Vice-Chair of the Competition and Foreign Investment Group . He has been recognized as one of Canada's leading competition and foreign investment lawyers by Chambers Global, Who's Who Legal, Global Competition Review and other international and domestic peer surveys. Mr. Bhattacharjee has also been an invited participant in programs organized by the World Economic Forum, World Knowledge Forum, Asia Pacific Economic Council, and International Competition Network, where he serves as a Non-Governmental Representative.

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Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is a leading , national, full-service Canadian law firm focusing on business law, commercial litigation and arbitration, and intellectual property solutions for our clients. BLG is one of the country's largest law firms with more than 725 lawyers, intellectual property agents and other professionals in five cities across Canada. We assist clients with their legal needs, from major litigation to financing to trademark and patent registration.

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