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antitrust

[-trust′]
(in law) against the operation, establishment, or maintenance of a monopoly in the manufacture, production, or sale of a commodity, provision of a service, or practice of a profession.
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The presentations by CCP included an animation on Competition Law, a brief overview of the evolution of Competition Policy and Law worldwide by Ahmed Qadir, the Director General Competition Policy and Research and International Affairs CCP, an outline of the Pakistan's Competition Law by Syed Umair Javed, the Registrar and Director Legal CCP, and an interesting presentation on the role of the Office of Fair Trade (OFT) in curbing deceptive marketing practices by Dr.
To avoid investigations by the PCC, it may do us well to read about best practices in foreign jurisdictions with similar competition laws, some of which have been pointed out in my previous columns.
After this introduction, the first section summarizes current EU competition law on vertical restraints.
At first glance, therefore, exempting these sectors from regulation under the Competition Law appears odd.
Whilst competition law in Oman is not independently regulated, steps are being taken to enforce the provisions of unfair competition contained in various legislations, as is evidenced by the Law of Industrial Property Rights, which makes a greater effort to define "unfair competition", and establishes the onus of proof/ evidentiary requirements for the same.
and Indian competition authorities intend to cooperate to enhance the effective enforcement of their competition laws, to share and to keep each other informed of significant competition policy and enforcement developments.
Alison Patten-Hall, a partner with Morgan Cole, said: "Hilda has worked in busy international competition law practices where she advised on a wide range of contentious and transactional competition issues.
Clients seeking competition law compliant clauses will be disappointed, since an identically-worded restriction may be valid in one scenario but void in another.
However, just because an agreement is between competitors does not mean that it will contravene competition law.
Martin Beck, resident representative of KAS Amman office, said: "The joint workshop is the result of a long cooperation between the two organizations on improving the Jordanian competition law.