The Indian Karnataka High Court dismisses petitions by two Big Tech companies challenging the probe ordered by the Competition Authority against them for alleged violations of Competition Law (Amazon / Flipkart)

Amazon and Flipkart lose (first) battle against Antitrust probe -Karnataka High Court dismisses the writ petition against CCI prima facie order* So, is it the beginning of the end of the Amazon (and Flipkart’s) combined market dominance or, at least, their allegedly vertical anti-competitive arrangements in the online sales of Smart mobile phones in India?? Considering the recent media news Karnataka High Court dismisses petitions by Amazon, Flipkart against CCI probe on competition law violations at least it may seem to be a distant possibility . The Karnataka High Court has finally dismissed the Amazon’s Writ Petition ( No. 3363/2020) as well as that of FlipKart’ s Writ Petition ( No. 4334/2020) vide its judgment dated 11 June 2021. This must have come as a shock to both the online

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Man Mohan Sharma, The Indian Karnataka High Court dismisses petitions by two Big Tech companies challenging the probe ordered by the Competition Authority against them for alleged violations of Competition Law (Amazon / Flipkart), 11 June 2021, e-Competitions June 2021, Art. N° 101358

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