By Elizabeth Avery, Morelle Bull, Adelina Widjaja, Luke Woodward
The Australian chapter of Dominance 2012 was published as part of the Getting the Deal Through series. Accreditation: Reproduced with permission from Law Business Research Limited. This article was first published in Getting the Deal Through – Dominance 2012, (published in December, 2011; contributing editors Thomas Janssens and Thomas Wessely, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer). For further information please visit www.GettingTheDealThrough.com.
By Drew & Napier LLC
This update provides a summary of the latest global competition developments in legislation cases and competition authority activity
By David Fruitman
An article in relation to significant concentrations in Vietnam's telecommunications and domestic air transportation sectors
By Elizabeth Avery, Gina Cass-Gottlieb, Catherine Dermody, Moya Dodd, Simon Snow, Peter Waters, Luke Woodward
The Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasurer, David Bradbury, has today released the proposed price signalling regulations for consultation. After much debate, the Government's Competition and Consumer Act Amendment Act (No 1) 2011 was recently passed to prohibit price signalling and other information disclosures, as prescribed by regulation.
By Andrew Floro, Matt Mackenzie
On 8 December 2011, the Federal Court has ordered that Harvey Norman pay a pecuniary penalty of $1.25 million for contraventions of the Trade Practices Act (TPA) and the Australian Consumer Law (ACL).