India - Behavioural Cases - October 2020.

Legal News & Analysis - Asia Pacific - India - Competition & Antitrust

19 October 2020

 

Introduction

To proscribe anti-competitive conduct and ensure a competitive market place, the Competition Act, 2002 (‘Act’)  empowers the Competition Commission of India (‘CCI’) to investigate, prohibit and penalise any entity for engaging in conduct that results in an appreciable adverse effect on competition in India...
 

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ehavioural Cases

 

  • CCI Dismisses Allegations of Abuse of Dominance against WhatsApp Inc.

    On August 18, 2020, CCI passed an order dismissing the information filed by Harshita Chawla against WhatsApp and its holding company, Facebook Inc. (‘Facebook’) alleging a contravention of Section 4 of the Act...
     

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  • CCI Dismisses Allegations of Abuse of Dominance and Anti-Competitive Vertical Agreements against Amazon

    On September 11, 2020, CCI passed an order dismissing the information filed by Lifestyle Equities C.V (‘Lifestyle’) against Amazon Seller Services Private Limited (‘Amazon’) and Cloudtail India Private Limited (‘Cloudtail’) alleging contravention of provisions of Section 3(4) and Section 4 of the Act...
     

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  • CCI Dismisses Allegations of Abuse of Dominance against Ashiana Housing Limited

    On August 26, 2020, CCI passed an order dismissing the information filed by Mr. Devinder Sharma (a resident of a retirement home build by Ashiana Housing) against Ashiana Housing Limited (‘Ashiana Housing’) and Ashiana Maintenance Service LLP (‘Ashiana Maintenance’) alleging a contravention of provisions of Section 4 of the Act...
     

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  • CCI Dismisses Allegations of Abuse of Dominance against Delhi Metro Rail Corporation

    On August 26, 2020, CCI passed an order dismissing the information filed by M/s Dhiraj Gupta against the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (‘DMRC’) alleging a contravention of provisions of Section 4 of the Act...
     

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  • CCI Dismisses Allegations of Abuse of Dominance against Yamaha

    On September 7, 2020, CCI passed an order dismissing the information filed by Mr. Vijay Chaudhary against India Yamaha Motor Private Limited (‘Yamaha’) alleging a contravention of provisions of Section 4 of the Act...
     

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  • CCI Dismisses Allegations of Abuse of Dominance against Bajaj Auto Limited and Anti-Competitive Agreements against Bajaj Auto Limited and M/s SK Automobiles

    On August 8, 2020, CCI passed an order dismissing the information filed by Mr. Mainejer Prasad Gupta against Bajaj Auto Limited (‘Bajaj’) and M/s SK Automobiles (‘SK’), which alleged a contravention of provisions of Section 3(4) and Section 4 of the Act...
     

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  • CCI Dismisses Allegations of Abuse of Dominance and Anti-Competitive Agreements against Hexagon Geosystems India Private Limited

    On August 26, 2020, CCI passed an order dismissing the information filed by Sowil Limited (‘Sowil’) against Hexagon India Geosystems India Private Limited (‘Hexagon’) for contravention of provisions of Sections 3 and 4 of the Act...
     

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For further information, please contact:

 

Zia Mody, Partner, AZB & Partners

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