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DLA Piper
As part of Kingdom of Bahrain's (Bahrain) package of laws designed to further boost its economic diversification and liberalization, the Bahrain government issued Law No. 31 of 2018 ...
The Competition Commission of Mauritius ("CCM") has issued a communiqué on 9 April 2020 stating that it understands that:•enterprises may have to collaborate during these uncertain times in order to ensure provision...
LeLaw Barristers & Solicitors
According to the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Nigeria's internet penetration as at November, 2018 stood at 108.4 million with 30% broadband penetration rate.
Sefton Fross
Prior to the enactment of FCCPA, there were no laws regulating mergers between non-Nigerian entities which result in a change of control of a Nigerian business (foreign-to-foreign mergers).
Saudi Arabia
STA Law Firm
Saudi Council of Minister approved the draft Competition Law thereby replacing Competition Law enacted via Royal Decree No. (M/25) of 2004.
South Africa
On 24 June 2020, the South African Constitutional Court handed down a ground-breaking judgment in the case of Competition Commission of South Africa v Pickfords Removals SA Proprietary Limited.
Competition is the backbone to any thriving economy. It promotes innovation through new entrants, motivates better quality goods and services, and results in favourable price points for consumers.
Following the coming into force of the new buyer power provisions of the Competition Act, 1998 (as amended) in February 2020, the Competition Commission has now issued its expected Enforcement Guidelines...
Adams & Adams
The competition authorities, being the Competition Tribunal ("the Tribunal") and the Competition Commission ("the Commission")"), are already in the thick of it when it comes to regulating markets...
Following hundreds of complaints on social media and to various Governmental Institutions, the Competition Commission recently released a media statement addressing anti-competitive conduct during the state of national disaster.
Adams & Adams
Individuals, corporations and the economy have all fallen victim to the devastating impact of COVID-19 ("the coronavirus"). However, the recent regulations published by the Minister of Trade
On 19 February 2020, the Competition Commission released its reports on the provisional findings of the Land Based Public Passenger Transport Market Inquiry. Of the two reports published
Hogan Lovells
Following the enactment of the Competition Amendment Act during 2019 and the subsequent promulgation of a number of the provisions
In the recent case of Computicket v the Competition Commission, the Competition Appeal Court was called upon to analyse and explain the standard...
Adams & Adams
As we gear up for the new year and the return to school for children across the country, we take a look at the intended effects of the Competition Commission's ("Commission") investigation into the...
The danger posed by a dominant firm is that it is able to conduct its business without any consideration of its customers or competitors, and potentially act in a way which is detrimental
The regulations on price discrimination provide clarity defining price discrimination, establishing whether a contravention has occurred
Price discrimination regulations are designed to protect smaller businesses from large or dominant firms which have the power to impose prices and deals which favour them.
Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
2019 has seen some interesting developments in African competition law. This alert focuses on the most recent news in Botswana, Namibia and Zambia.
Adams & Adams
On the 2nd of December 2019, the Competition Commission released its final report on the Data Services Market Inquiry (Final Report).
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