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ACCC granted first interlocutory injunction to prevent merger in nearly 30 years

Australia - November 4 2021 For the first time in 27 years, the ACCC has succeeded in obtaining an interlocutory injunction preventing an acquisition from completing until final…

Shannan Casey, Jennifer Catterson, Rebecca Cook, Linda Evans, Sita Mason, Christine Wong

Proposed merger reforms: ACCC seeks to increase power to block deals

Australia - August 31 2021 The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has proposed radical changes to the way mergers are regulated in Australia recommending the…

Sarah Benbow, Linda Evans, Patrick Gay

Shipwrecked in the Federal Court: ACCC suffers comprehensive loss against NSW Ports

Australia - August 2 2021 The Federal Court has handed down its decision in Australian Competition and Consumer Commission v NSW Ports Operations Hold Co Pty Ltd [2021] FCA…

Jennifer Catterson, Linda Evans, Jared Peut, Gila Segall

Full Federal Court gives Epic Games the green light to continue in its Australian proceedings against Apple - implications for competition enforcement

Australia - July 19 2021 The Epic Games (Epic) v Apple proceedings are back in action, with the Full Court overturning the primary judge’s stay of the proceedings. Epic is…

Tomas Kemmery, Gila Segall, Christine Wong

An interview with Herbert Smith Freehills LLP discussing cartels in Australia

Australia - July 6 2021 Cartel conduct remains an enduring priority for enforcement and compliance by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC). The ACCC has…

Andrew Eastwood