The Asia-Pacific Antitrust Review 2018

Australia: Competition and Consumer Commission

16 March 2018

The first conviction under the criminal cartel regime in the Competition and Consumer Act (CCA) has been recorded in 2017. The CCA has also seen sweeping amendments to update the Australian misuse of market power provision and include a concerted practices prohibition. These are the most significant developments in what has been another busy year for the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC).

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