TRAI vs CCI, The Turf war begins! Can and should CCI monopolize knowledge on competition law?

The regulatory “war” has begun in India in the backdrop of the ongoing tussle between telecom giants to grab the maximum share of the huge market for telecom services, both

CCI Dismisses allegation of IATA of cartelization against Air Cargo Agents Association of India

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) vide order dated 12.09.2017 has dismissed allegations of cartelization against the Air Cargo Agents Association of India.

The Informant, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) is

M & A of Banking Companies exempted from Competition Act , 2002 for ten years

In exercise of the powers conferred by clause (a) of Section 54 of the Competition Act, 2002 (12 of 2003), the Central Government in the public interest hereby exempts, all

Honeymoon period for Regional Rural Banks for the next five years

The Ministry of Corporate affairs introduced a notification on August 10, 2017 (Notification) ( Attached) , which provides that Sections 5 and 6 of the Competition Act, 2002 (Act), relating

CCI amends Lesser Penalty Regulations

After a gap of over eight years, the Competition Commission of India (CCI)  has amended the regulations pertaining to Leniency Regime in India i.e. Competition Commission of India (Lesser Penalty)

Competition News Bulletin - Newsletter, June, 2017

We are happy to share the June, 2017  issue of our Newsletter, “Competition News Bulletin .

Some highlights of this issue are as under:

  1. Competition Commission of India (CCI) dismisses allegations of

The Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Act, 2017- Notified

The Government of India has on March 28, 2017 notified The Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Act, 2017. The Amendment Act received the assent of President of India on March 27, 2017.



Competition News Alert from Vaish Associates Advocates - 31 March 2017

The Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India, vide a Gazette notification published on 29th March, 2017 has revised the method of calculation of thresholds for filing notices for combination under