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Tribunal fines Computicket for exclusive contracts - where does that leave me?

South Africa - February 12 2019 Exclusive contracts are a common feature of the business landscape. The Competition Tribunal (Tribunal) recently pronounced that Computicket (Pty) Ltd…

Preanka Gounden

A proposal is not a marriage, nor a merger

South Africa - December 4 2018 This was the question the Competition Appeal Court (CAC) grappled with in Murray & Roberts Holdings Limited (M&R), Aton Holdings GmbH and Aton…

Duduetsang Mogapi, Laura Wilson

The competition law risks of early integration planning

South Africa - October 8 2018 In South Africa, merger implementation is prohibited until such time as competition approval is received. Between signing of the transaction…

Nazeera Mia

Penalties for jumping the merger gun

South Africa - March 7 2018 There are a number of different triggers to filing a merger, not just the acquisition of more than 50% of the shares in an entity (so called “bright…

Craig Thomas

A tale of two cinemas

South Africa - March 7 2018 The alleged market allocation agreement arose in the context of a civil dispute between Nu Metro and the landlord of the V&A Waterfront when…

Ammara Cachalia