The South African Example: A Legislated Effects-Based Test and Efficiency Defence for Misuse of Market Power

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Katharine Kemp

University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law

Date Written: May 29, 2014

Abstract

This paper summarises the legislation in respect of unilateral anticompetitive conduct in the Republic of South Africa and explains, in particular, its legislated 'effects test' and efficiency defence for abuse of dominance.

Keywords: Unilateral anticompetitive conduct, monopolization, effects test, efficiency defence, competition law, South Africa

Suggested Citation

Kemp, Katharine, The South African Example: A Legislated Effects-Based Test and Efficiency Defence for Misuse of Market Power (May 29, 2014). UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2016-17, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2731481 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2731481

Katharine Kemp (Contact Author)

University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law ( email )

Kensington, New South Wales 2052
Australia

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