The offshoots of privatization of the space race: Need for an International Antitrust Regime

In June 2019, Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon, talked about the expansive realms of humanity in outer space. Having recently developed Blue Origin, a privately held rocket-launch firm, he talked of the endless business opportunities that outer space has … Continue reading The offshoots of privatization of the space race: Need for an International Antitrust Regime

The Role of Big data In Establishing The Dominance Under The Indian Competition Law

Introduction:- Big Data has become a very important resource and is considered as the currency of today’s digital market. Big Data can be understood as the collection of data characterized by large volume, velocity, variety and value, which are processed … Continue reading The Role of Big data In Establishing The Dominance Under The Indian Competition Law

A Green Chit for the FB- Jio ‘Data Mammoth’ Deal: Unchartered Territory in India

Introduction Facebook’s mega-deal with Reliance Jio for purchasing a 9.99% stake in RIL’s telecom unit has got a green chit from the competition watchdog of India. The symbiotic deal on one hand helped Facebook to strengthen its presence in the … Continue reading A Green Chit for the FB- Jio ‘Data Mammoth’ Deal: Unchartered Territory in India

The Phantasm of Reasonability under Competition Act – Is 3(5) serving its purpose?

Introduction  Intellectual Property Rights and Competition Law have been described as contradictory aspects. The origination of the former can be seen as to promote innovative monopolies whilst the latter one was incorporated to restrict them. However, this is not the … Continue reading The Phantasm of Reasonability under Competition Act – Is 3(5) serving its purpose?