The Indian Competition Appellate Tribunal (COMPAT) requests investigation into abuse of dominance by global taxi services company (Meru Travels Solutions / Uber India Systems)

COMPAT directs investigation against Uber India for Abuse of Dominance* COMPAT by its order dated December 7, 2016, has set aside the order dated February 10, 2016 of CCI closing the information filed against Uber India Systems Private Limited (“Uber”) for alleged abuse of dominant position and has directed the DG to conduct investigation in to the allegations against Uber, the aggregator based radio taxi services company, for allegedly establishing its monopoly and eliminating otherwise equally efficient competitors from the market by abusing its dominance by alluding to predatory pricing and following unfair conditions by virtue of its dominance. In the information filed by Meru Travels Solutions Private Limited (“Meru/ Informant”) it was alleged that before the commencement of Uber’s

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  • Vaish Associates, Advocates (New Delhi)

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Man Mohan Sharma, The Indian Competition Appellate Tribunal (COMPAT) requests investigation into abuse of dominance by global taxi services company (Meru Travels Solutions / Uber India Systems), 7 December 2016, e-Competitions Bulletin December 2016, Art. N° 87885

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