Competition Law Hotline March 18, 2021

Competition Enforcement in India: Fresh take on Interim Measures in the Digital Sector

 


This article was originally published on 12th March 2021 in Kluwer Competition Law Blog.


 

Krithika Ramesh and Payel Chatterjee analyze the latest Competition Commission of India (“CCI”) ruling directing MakeMyTrip India Pvt. Ltd. and the Ibibo Group to re-list Treebo and Fab Hotels on their website in their recent piece published in Kluwer Competition Law Blog on 12 March, 2021.

In our piece titled “Competition Enforcement in India: Fresh take on Interim Measures in the Digital Sector”, we analyse the evidentiary standards considered by CCI and the conflation between aggregators and platforms. The CCI order has marked the emergence of a new approach between ex-ante and ex-post regulation where remedies are issued as a pre-emptive measure, pending investigation.

The complete article can be accessed here.


Krithika Ramesh & Payel Chatterjee

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