CCI faults Vishal for holding industry strike in 2018

Competition Commission of India has found the strike enforced across Tamilnadu theatres by the Tamil Film Producers’ Council (TFPC) in 2018 when Vishal was its president as anti competitive. Continue Reading

Investigation into WhatsApp’s new privacy policy will continue: Delhi HC

The Delhi High Court today dismissed a plea by WhatsApp and Facebook challenging the decision of the Competition Commission of India (CCI) to investigate the new privacy policy of the intermediary. Saying that there is no merit in the plea, Justice Navin Chawla refused to pass any order stopping the investigation. Continue Reading

NCLT approves Monsanto, Bayer merger

In June 2018, German chemical and pharma major Bayer AG had announced completion of the $63 billion mega-deal to acquire US-based biotech major Monsanto to create the world’s biggest agro-chemical and seed company. Continue Reading