In this matter, which has a long and protracted history, Nortons represented a joint venture comprising CTP Limited, Bongani Rainmaker Logistics (Pty) Ltd and Ndabase Printing Solutions CC (“the CTP JV”) in an application for the review and setting aside of the award of a multi-billion Rand tender by the Department of Basic Education (“DBE”).
In this edition: PRESIDENT RAMAPHOSA HAS SIGNED THE COMPETITION AMENDMENT BILL INTO LAW NORTONS INC ATTENDS ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT FORUM ON DRAFT COMPETITION REGULATIONS IN TERMS OF THE COMPETITION AMENDMENT ACT MINISTER EBRAHIM PATEL MAKES SIGNIFICANT AMENDMENTS TO RULE 15: ACCESS TO INFORMATION IN MATTERS INVOLVING THE COMPETITION COMMISSION COMPETITION COMMISSION APPOINTS JAMES HODGE AS NEW.
Constitutional Court clarifies key issues in relation to merger control On Friday morning, the Constitutional Court delivered a seminal judgment on merger control in South Africa. This judgment follows on the recent S.O.S and Others vs SABC and Others judgment of the Constitutional Court in which Nortons Inc. represented S.O.S, MMA and Caxton. In essence, the Constitutional.
Competition Tribunal finds against Computicket (Pty) Ltd fining it R20 million for having abused its dominant position by entering into exclusionary exclusive agreements On 21 January 2019 the Competition Tribunal of South Africa (“the Tribunal”) found that over the period 2005 to 2010, Computicket (Pty) Ltd (Computicket), a subsidiary of Shoprite Checkers Group, had abused.
Merger Filing Fees – Amendment to Rule 10(5) of the Competition Commission Rules On 4 December 2018, the Department of Economic Development promulgated an amendment to the filing fees applicable to intermediate and large mergers, effective 1 January 2019. These amended filing fees, compared with those currently in force, are set out below: Current –.
Constitutional Court orders that former Minister, Bathabile Dlamini, is liable for 20% of the costs in the SASSA matter In 2012, the South African Social Security Agency (“SASSA”) contracted Cash Paymaster Services (Pty) Limited (“CPS”) to pay social grants on its behalf. The Constitutional Court declared that contract to be invalid and the order of.
In this edition: High Court Sets Aside Decision of The Department of International Relations and Co-operation to Grant Grace Mugabe Diplomatic Immunity High Court Sets Aside Decision Of The Department Of International Relations And Co-operation To Grant Grace Mugabe Diplomatic Immunity In May this year, the matter involving the alleged assault of Ms Gabriella Engels.
In this edition: Revised Competition Amendment Bill tabled before Parliament The European Commission fines Google a record €4.34 billion for Android antitrust violations The European Commission fines Google a record €4.34 billion for Android antitrust violations On 1 December 2017, the Minister of Economic Development published the Competition Amendment Bill for public comment. Following the.
In this edition: BREAKING NEWS: Dawn Consolidated Holdings (Pty) Ltd wins an appeal before the Competition Appeal Court BREAKING NEWS: Dawn Consolidated Holdings (Pty) Ltd wins an appeal before the Competition Appeal Court The question before the Competition Appeal Court (“CAC”) was whether, as the Tribunal had found, a non-compete clause in a shareholders’ agreement.
In this edition: EUROPEAN COMMISSION RAIDS RUPERT MURDOCH’S FOX HQ COMPETITION TRIBUNAL APPROVES NETCARE’S ACQUISITION OF AKESO MULTI-JURISDICTIONAL APPROVALS OBTAINED IN BEIJER REF AB ACQUISITION OF TECSA (PTY) LTD AND ITS SUBSIDIARIES COMPETITION COMMISSION APPROVES CTP’S ACQUISITION OF A CONTROLLING STAKE IN PRIVATE PROPERTY ENHANCING COMPETITION IN ONLINE MEDIA HEALTHCARE MARKET INQUIRY TO EXTEND PERIOD.