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Blog Post | Competition Chronicle

Navigating Competition Law Compliance in Dual Distribution Relationships – Recent Case Law and Lessons from Europe

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Competition law generally classifies relationships between firms as vertical (supplier and customer) or horizontal (competitors or potential competitors). The nature of the relationship has important implications for how the law applies. In South Africa, arrangements between firms in vertical relationships are regulated by section 5 of the Competition Act.  Aside from minimum resale price maintenance,... Continue Reading



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