Competition Law: INFORMATION, UPDATES AND ANALYSIS March, 2018

CCI imposes penalty on Ghaziabad Development Authority (GDA) for Abuse of its Dominant Position Dated. February 28, 2018 Shri Satyendra Singh (‘The informant’), an allottee of the residential flat under the Pratap Vihar residential housing scheme (‘the scheme’) announced by the Ghaziabad Development Authority (‘OP’) in 2008 for the Economically Weaker Sections (‘EWS’), in the […]

Competition Law: INFORMATION, UPDATES AND ANALYSIS, Jan 2018

FTC requires fertilizer companies, PotashCorp and Agrium to divest two production facilities as condition for merger December 27, 2017 Potash Corporation (‘Potash’) and Agrium Inc. (‘Agrium’) (collectively, ‘Parties’) are fertilizer and chemical companies which have entered into an agreement for merger. According to the FTC, the merger between the Parties would lower the competition in […]

Competition Law: INFORMATION, UPDATES AND ANALYSIS, Nov 2017

Integra LifeSciences Holding Corporation to acquire Codman Neurosurgery Division subject to divestiture of 5 Medical Device Product lines September 27, 2017 Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corp. (‘Integra’) and Johnson & Johnson’s Codman Neuro division (‘Codman’) supply a range of devices used in operative neurosurgery, hydrocephalus management and neuro-critical care. FTC had filed a complaint alleging that the […]

Competition Law: INFORMATION, UPDATES AND ANALYSIS, Sep 2017

CCI dismisses anti-competitive allegations against Tata Housing Development Co. Ltd August 10, 2017 Capt. Deepak Shrikrishnarao Satam (‘the Informant’) filed an Information alleging contravention of the provisions of Section 4 of the Competition Act, 2002 (‘Act’) by Tata Housing Development Co. Ltd. (‘OP‘). The Informant had purchased a 2BHK flat in Pune, Maharashtra, built and […]

Competition Law: INFORMATION, UPDATES AND ANALYSIS, May 2017

European Commission fines six car air conditioning and engine cooling suppliers € 155 million in cartel settlement March 8, 2017 The European Commission has fined Mahle Behr GmbH & Co KG (Germany), Calsonic Kansei Corporation (Japan), Denso Corporation (Japan), Panasonic Corporation (Japan), Sanden Handling Corporation (Japan) and Valeo S.A. (France) a total of € 155 […]