The QCA advises state and local government agencies about complying with the principle of competitive neutrality.
Bird & Bird
The Federal Court of Australia ("FCA") recently handed down prison sentences to four individuals who were found to have engaged in cartel conduct.
Company directors should be aware that recent ACCC enforcement activity in the competition space has been diverse.
This two-part series looks at some of the key cases involving the ACCC in the areas of Competition and Consumer law.
Bird & Bird
In late 2021, Tourism Holdings Limited ("THL") and its wholly owned subsidiary THL Group (Australia) Pty Ltd, announced mutually agreed plans to acquire Apollo Tourism & Leisure Ltd ("Apollo").
Herbert Smith Freehills
Last week, the first custodial sentences were handed down in relation to contraventions of Australia's criminal cartel laws, with custodial sentences ranging from nine months to two years and six months.
ACCC claimed that Mastercard engaged in anti-competitive conduct in the supply of debit card acceptance services.
The ACCC recognises that collective bargaining by small businesses can sometimes result in better or fairer outcomes.
On July 25, 2022, in order to support and guarantee the development of a unified national market in accordance with the law, the Supreme People's Court officially released...
Winston & Strawn LLP
China's Anti-Monopoly Law (AML) was significantly amended in June 2022, with changes taking effect August 1, 2022. Businesses contemplating mergers, acquisitions, or joint ventures should be aware...
China has a long tradition of state intervention in economic operation. Nowadays, China's economy is speedily modernized and globalized, in addition to economic monopolies...
Business operations involve a large number of M&A transactions. The completion of M&A transactions depends on the fulfillment of a series of legal and government regulatory conditions...
AnJie Law Firm
After 14 years of enforcement of China's Anti-Monopoly Law (the "AML") since 2008, the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress of China has amended the ...
2022년 6월 24일, 중국 제13기 전국인민대표대회 상무위원회는 제35차 회의에서 ‘중화인민공화국 반독점법 개정안'을 통과시킴
Monopoly agreements include horizontal agreements between competitors, as well as vertical agreements between upstream and downstream undertakings.
Monopolistic act is closely related to dominant market position. People usually misunderstand the AML as the "anti-big-business law".
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1.1. After a long wait, on August 05, 2022, the Central Government introduced the Competition (Amendment) Bill, 2022 ("Bill") amending the current provisions of the Competition Act, 2002 ("Competition Act")...
Khaitan & Co LLP
On 5 August 2022, the Government of India tabled the Competition (Amendment) Bill, 2022 (Bill), in the lower house of the Indian Parliament.
Obhan & Associates
The Competition (Amendment) Bill, 2022 (Bill No. 185 of 2022) (the "Bill") was introduced in the Lok Sabha on August 5, 2022.