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: 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.
Click here to see previous podcasts Excessive and predatory pricing by dominant firms. Date: 14th May 2018 Time: 16h30 to 18h00 SAST Presenters: Anthony Norton and Avias Ngwenya (Nortons) and Greg Harman and John Lisle (FTI) Mergers between rival players, key considerations in merger analysis and what makes the difference between success and failure. Date: 28th May 2018.
Massmart’s Referral To The Competition Tribunal Dismissed In 2014, Massmart filed a complaint with the Competition Commission in terms of sections 5(1) and 8 of the Competition Act alleging that leases between Pick n Pay, Shoprite Checkers and Spar, respectively, and their landlords (the owners of shopping malls), were anti-competitive on the basis that they.
John Oxenham has co-authored the latest competition law developments in Africa in the latest edition of the International Antitrust Bulletin January 2018 Edition. Click here to view the International Antitrust Bulletin 2018 Vol 1 (PDF, 2.5MB)
On 30 October 2017, the Competition Appeal Court found that Hosken Consolidated Investments Limited (“HCI”) does not require any further merger approvals from the competition authorities in relation to the proposed transaction in terms of which it will transfer certain of the gaming assets of one of its subsidiary’s (Niveus) into the Tsogo Group in.
In this edition: Constitutional Court sets the tone in urgent application involving the payment of social grants Constitutional Court sets the tone in urgent application involving the payment of social grants On Friday 17 March 2017, the Constitutional Court handed down its judgment in the urgent application brought by The Black Sash Trust (“the Black.
John Oxenham has co-authored the latest competition law developments in Africa in the latest edition of the International Antitrust Bulletin March 2017 Edition. Click here to view the International Antitrust Bulletin 2017 Vol 1 (PDF, 700kb)