Getting the Deal Through - Vertical Agreements 2011


Corrs Chambers Westgarth wrote the Australian chapter in this edition of "Getting the Deal Through - Vertical Agreements," a book published annually by Global Competition Review. The book provides an overview of antitrust regulation of distribution arrangements in 39 jurisdictions worldwide.

The chapter on Australia is authored by partner Richard Flitcroft and covers:

  • Sources of antitrust law in Australia
  • Types of vertical restraint
  • General exceptions
  • Patent and related-company agreements
  • Agent-principal agreements
  • Types of restraint
  • Investigative powers and enforcement

Reproduced with permission from Law Business Research. 

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Richard Flitcroft

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