Domination of key South African markets by a few players, as displayed in the healthcare market inquiry, may require authorities to consider breaking up monopolies.
“Resale price maintenance” is illegal in most countries that have competition law.
Four major consumer electronics manufacturers, including Philips and Pioneer, have been fined $170 million by the European Commission for anti competitive conduct.
European Commission fires a broadside at Google for using Android to enforce its dominant position.
In Monopol-e-Commerce, who plays the hat, and who gets the boot?
Legal moves against Google are a major step, with implications that will stretch across the industry.
Offers of candy won’t prevent the European Commission’s scrutiny now.
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First search, then shopping, now Android – European Commission sets out to take Google to task.
We like competition that leads to low prices, but Australians also want fairness.
In the space of just six months, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has launched two major cases against supermarket giant Coles for alleged unconscionable conduct against its suppliers…