No more ‘cry wolf’ - India’s merger control provisions come into effect on 1 June 2011
7 March 2011
Mayer Brown Legal Update
The Ministry of Corporate Affairs, India published a notification on 4 March 2010 bringing into force sections concerned with and/or ancillary to merger control under the Competition Act, 2002 (as amended) (“Act”). These provisions will come into effect on 1 June 2011. The provisions of the Act relating to anti-competitive agreements and prohibition of abuse have already come into force with effect from 20 May 2009.