Competition authorities have highlighted concerns about the collection of data in online markets, as well as barriers to entry and territorial restrictions, in a series of submissions ahead of the OECD’s roundtable on the implications of e-commerce for competition policy.
The Competition Commission of India is reportedly investigating the Board of Control for Cricket in India for abusing its dominance by excluding a downstream competitor from bidding on cricket media rights.
China’s competition authority has raided microchip manufacturers Samsung, SK Hynix and Micron Technology, two months after a US lawsuit accused the three manufacturers of colluding to limit the supply of electronic memory chips.
Mei-Ying Huang, the chairwoman of Taiwan’s Fair Trade Commission (TFTC), sat down with Tom Webb to discuss the agency’s priorities, relationships with other Asian competition enforcers, and response to the growth of the digital economy.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission “still has concerns” about the use of most favoured nation clauses in the hotel booking market, an ACCC official has said.
Many familiar names and newcomers feature in the 19th edition of Who’s Who Legal: Competition, which has once again identified the world’s leading antitrust lawyers and future stars of the profession.
Claudio Donato Monge and Marco López Volio
Daniel Pino Arroba and Paulette Ocampo
Alejandra Palacios Prieto
Paloma Alcántara and Fernando Carreño
Davit Akman, Ian Macdonald and François Baril
Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
Satyen Dhana, Christine Graham and Jacqueline Vallat
CMS Cameron McKenna (London)