Practice Area Inner

Antitrust/Competition

Our competition team advise clients on a full range of competition law matters including cartel enforcement, abuse of dominance, merger control, leniency applications, competition law audits and compliance. Our lawyers regularly engage with the Competition Commission of India (CCI) and the office of the Director General (DG) in respect of complaints filed for violation of the competition laws and during investigations by the office of the DG. We also represent clients in appeals before the National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) and the Supreme Court of India.

We have a strong domain expertise across a range of industries, such as, cement, automobile, retail, financial services, telecommunications, e-commerce, aviation, auto-parts, pharmaceuticals, transportation, information technology and the media.

With extensive experience in advising multinational and Indian clients on wide-ranging competition law issues such as predatory pricing, tying and bundling, exploitative and exclusionary practices, price parity or MFN issues, preferential treatment, loyalty inducing or fidelity rebates, price discrimination, refusal to supply, margin squeeze, unfair terms and conditions, exclusivity agreements and resale price maintenance, our antitrust team is well equipped to successfully navigate through the rapidly evolving competition law landscape in India.