As part of its Digital Platform Services Inquiry, the ACCC will investigate the provision of online retail marketplaces.
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Bird & Bird
The ACCC has recently announced that it will bring civil proceedings against an Australian company and its director for alleged cartel conduct.
Davies Collison Cave
The Federal Court of Australia has granted Apple, Inc (Apple) a temporary stay of proceedings brought against it by Fortnite developer Epic Games, Inc (Epic) in relation to alleged breaches...
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Sydney Criminal Lawyers
Section 22 of the CCA lists a range of factors which a court may consider to determine whether conduct is unconscionable.
Australia's competition authority settles allegations that port operator misused its market power.
This newsletter links to recent media releases, reports and cases relating to competition and consumer law in Australia.
Recently, at the book launch ceremony of the editorial board of Twelve Years of Chinese Antitrust: Retrospect and Prospects, Zhang Qiong, the former head of the Expert Advisory Group of the Anti-Monopoly Committee of the State Council ...
On 21 April, 2021, the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress ("NPC") announced the legislative work plan for 2021. 2021年4月21日，全国人大常委会公布2021年度立法工作计划，明确将修改《反垄断法》纳入工作计划，并将进行初
On 14 May 2021, the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress issued the main points of work plan in 2021, including amending the anti-monopoly law. 2021年5月14日，全国人大常委会发布2021年度工作要点，其中包括修改反垄断法。
King & Capital Law Firm
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According to the investigation, Alibaba Group has a dominant position in the online retail platform service market in China.
On April 10, 2021, the State Administration for Market Regulation, the national antitrust enforcement agency of China, released its penalty decision against Alibaba, one of the world's largest e-commerce companies.
On April 10, 2021, the State Administration for Market Regulation (SAMR) imposed a fine of RMB18.228 billion (USD 2.8 billion) against Alibaba which equals 4% of Alibaba's sales in China in 2019.
AnJie Law Firm
Vaish Associates Advocates
Google's agreements with Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) of smart TV/mobile manufacturers have invited yet another Antitrust investigation by the Indian Fair Market watchdog, the Competition Commission of India (CCI).
Khaitan & Co
On 14 July 2021, the Competition Commission of India (CCI) dismissed a claim of charging prices below-cost and entering exclusive agreements with drivers against Uber India Systems Pvt. Ltd. (Uber).
Khaitan & Co
On 8 July 2021, the Union Cabinet of India approved the Memorandum on Co-operation between the Competition Commission of India and Japan's competition agency, the Japan Fair Trade Commission.
Clasis Law and Associates
The thresholds are revised from time to time by the Government of India, in consultation with the CCI.