We are experts in the application of sophisticated techniques directed at defining the boundaries of markets for the purpose of competition analysis, at the assessment of market power or dominance of firms operating in relevant antitrust markets, and in analysing the competitive effects of particular conduct.
Our experts are regularly sought to advise on the competitive effects of proposed merger transactions, and to provide expert testimony in competition enforcement proceedings.
Our industry experience in these roles spans the advertising, aviation, beverages, building products, cement, digital platforms, electricity, fly ash, forest products, gas, grains, health care, insurance, media monitoring, medical waste, mining, office products, payments networks, personal lubricants, petroleum, pharmaceuticals, ports, rail transport, retailing, scrap metal, steel, telecommunications, thoroughbred racing, waste processing and water sectors.
Increases in retail electricity prices across the eastern states of Australia over recent years have attracted significant political interest. In…Read more
In 2014, Qantas and China Eastern sought authorisation to coordinate some of their operations between China and Australia, including offering…Read more
In 2014, Expedia proposed to acquire Wotif, an online travel agent (OTA). The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) published…Read more
Australia was the first country to introduce legislation requiring tobacco products to be sold in plain packaging, as a measure…Read more