This newsletter links to recent media releases, reports, cases and legislation relating to competition & consumer law.
This newsletter includes recent media releases, reports, cases and legislation relating to competition and consumer law.
Recent French case gives some important signals as to what will and will not work in a selective distribution system here.
Davies Collison Cave
Over the last month, many Australian companies have been forced to quickly adapt in response to changes in consumer demand as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The ACCC accepted that public benefits outweighed the detriments, and granted interim authorisation to the supermarkets.
The ACCC has started an inquiry into digital advertising & ad tech with the aim of identifying exactly what is wrong & to fix it.
Herbert Smith Freehills
The ACCC's 2020 enforcement priorities provide an insight into its focus areas and a preview of matters that are likely to develop over the course of 2020.
Davies Collison Cave
As foreshadowed in our previous articles on the topic (which can be found here and here), the Government removed the IP Safe Harbour from the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth) (the Act) as of 13 September 2019.
Preslmayr Rechtsanwälte OG
It was deemed to be enough, if the parent company has a significant influence on the business policy of the subsidiary.
KNOETZL HAUGENEDER NETAL Rechtsanwaelte GmbH
In its December, 2019 decision (C-435/18), the ECJ followed the opinion of Advocate General Kokott and held that damages claims against cartelists are not limited to suppliers and customers
The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted our lives in countless ways. For example, most of us are now working remotely for our home offices, living rooms or kitchen tables. In-person meetings have been replaced by video calls, email and texts.
The current COVID-19 crisis is having a significant impact on businesses all across Canada.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
Canada's Commissioner of Competition issued an open letter on March 18, 2020 addressing the COVID-19 crisis and outlining the Competition Bureau's response to it.
As part of its ongoing efforts to fight collusion among bidders in public procurements, the Competition Bureau recently announced that it had signed a Memorandum of Understanding ...
IPO Pang Xingpu
As the 2020 Draft Amendment to the Anti-Monopoly Law makes its way through the state legislative process, this first amendment in a decade will, if passed, be a comprehensive...
East & Concord Partners
On the first business day of Year 2020, China published for public comments a draft revisions to its Anti-Monopoly Law ("Draft Revisions").
On January 2, 2020, the State Administration for Market Regulation of China released a draft of the proposed amendment to the Anti-Monopoly Law of China to solicit public comments from different sectors of society.
On January 2, 2020, China's national antitrust authority, the State Administration for Market Regulation (SAMR), released a draft of amendments (Draft Amendment) to the Anti-Monopoly Law...
China's competition regulator, the State Administration for Market Regulation (SAMR), on January 2, 2020 published the Draft Amendments...
King & Capital Law Firm