Competition Law - A Trans-National Perspective
20 PagesPosted: 19 Jan 2014
Date Written: January 18, 2014
The focal point of this research paper is to make a comparative analysis of the competition laws of the EC and UK with the Anti-trust Laws of the US. In the pursuit of globalisation, India has responded to opening up of its economy, removing controls and resorting to liberalisation. The natural corollary to this is that the Indian market should be geared up to face competition from within the country and outside. The competition laws in India have been framed in such a way to ensure sustainable development of the market as well as the whole economy of the country. There are some important competition laws governing the market in India and they form an integral part of the Competition Act, 2002. These provisions have been adopted from various legislations of various jurisdictions and are framed in accordance with the Indian market structure. The comparison is based on some basic principles of the competition laws which include anti-competitive agreements, abuse of dominant position and combinations and their regulations.
Keywords: Competition Law, Comparative Study, History of Competition Law, Anti-competitive Agreements, Abuse of Dominant Position, Combinations
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Patwari, Sumita, Competition Law - A Trans-National Perspective (January 18, 2014). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2381195 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2381195
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