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Putting the wrong foot forward…

March 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

CMA probes alleged anti-competitive conduct in the UK clothing, footwear and fashion sector....

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Nailed it…

October 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Last week, the ACCC issued a draft determination proposing to grant conditional authorisation to Tooltechnic Systems (Aust) Pty Ltd to set minimum retail prices on Festool power tools for a period of three years. Normally,...

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Blackout

March 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

The ACCC has announced that it will oppose AGL’s proposed acquisition of the assets of Macquarie Generation from the NSW Government. The ACCC considers the proposed acquisition would substantially lessen competition in the market for...

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Waving the white flag

February 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Last week, the ACCC announced it had commenced enquiries on a proposed undertaking offered by AGL in relation to its proposed acquisition of Macquarie Generation. As we blogged about here, the ACCC issued a Statement...

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The ACCC has called for further comment on AGL’s proposed acquisition of Macquarie Generation and identified serious competition concerns in a ‘Statement of Issues’ released this month. The regulator said its preliminary view is that...

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ACCC blocks Sonic acquisition of Delta

February 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Last month, the ACCC announced that it would oppose Sonic Healthcare Limited’s proposed acquisition of the assets of the Delta Imaging Group, which was in liquidation. The ACCC considered that the proposed acquisition would substantially...

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Mitsubishi Electric found guilty of RPM

January 7, 2014 | 2 Comments

The Federal Court has ordered Mitsubishi Electric Australia Pty Ltd pay penalties of $2.2 million for engaging in resale price maintenance. As previously reported, the ACCC instituted proceedings against Mitsubishi Electric in November. The ACCC alleged...

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Resale price maintenance – not cool

November 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

The ACCC has instituted proceedings in the Federal Court against Mitsubishi Electric Australia Pty Ltd (Mitsubishi Electric) for alleged resale price maintenance. The ACCC alleged that, on three occasions between 2009 and 2011, Mitsubishi Electric,...

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Stop the Trucks

September 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

On 20 September 2013, the Malaysian Competition Commission (MyCC) gave notice to the Pan Malaysia Lorry Owners Association (PMLOA), its 11 members and 29 related lorry enterprises of its intention to issue interim measures to...

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Feeling Fuelish

August 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Last week, the Quebec Superior Court fined three executives CAD 15,000 each for their role in a petrol cartel. Yves Gosselin, an employee of Irving Oil; Michel Lagrandeur, an independent dealer operating under the Shell...

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