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The Commerce Commission seeks input on draft guidelines for the new market power prohibition

New Zealand - October 19 2022 Yesterday, 18 October 2022, the Commerce Commission released Draft Guidelines explaining how it intends to assess conduct under the new section 36…

Petra Carey, Troy Pilkington

Major Fair Trading Act changes in force today - Commission issues guidance

Australia - August 16 2022 As of today, major changes to the Fair Trading Act 1986 (FTA) are now in force. The two key changes are: the expansion of the unfair contract terms…

Joe Edwards, Charlotte Fleetwood-Smith, Troy Pilkington, Brigette Shone

Q&A: merger notification and clearance in New Zealand

New Zealand - July 30 2022 A brief overview of key procedures and practical considerations surrounding merger notification and clearance in New Zealand, including timetables, documentation and sanctions for noncompliance.

Petra Carey, Troy Pilkington

In brief: the key features of merger control legislation in New Zealand

New Zealand - July 30 2022 A look at the key features of the merger control legislation in New Zealand, including filing requirements, review thresholds and necessary regulatory approvals.

Petra Carey, Troy Pilkington

Parliament passes significant amendments to New Zealand's competition law framework

New Zealand - March 31 2022 Yesterday, the Commerce Amendment Bill (Bill) passed its third and final reading in Parliament. The Bill will, therefore, become law upon receiving…

Petra Carey, Lina Kim, Phoebe Murray, Troy Pilkington