The International Comparative Legal Guide to Competition Litigation released

Competition law experts, Partner Oliver Meech and Senior Solicitor April Payne have authored the New Zealand chapter of The International Comparative Legal Guide to Competition Litigation 2019 – Edition 11. Published by Global Legal Group, the guide provides a practical cross-boarder insight into competition litigation.

The chapter covers:

  • Interim remedies
  • Final remedies
  • Evidence
  • Justification/Defences
  • Timing
  • Settlement
  • Costs
  • Appeal
  • Leniency
  • Anticipated Reforms

Read the New Zealand chapter

About the authors

Oliver Meech, Partner

Oliver is an experienced general litigator and specializes in handling complex commercial litigation, and competition, regulatory and consumer law matters.

Oliver advises on contentious and non-contentious aspects of competition, regulatory and consumer law. He advises on mergers and acquisitions, restrictive trade practices, unilateral conduct and regulation. He advises clients in Commerce and Fair Trading Act investigations and with their interactions with the commercial regulators. He advises on front-end compliance and, in the consumer law area, has represented clients before the courts and before the Advertising Standards Complaints Board.

April Payne, Senior Solicitor

April has wide-ranging experience in dealing with regulatory enquiries from New Zealand regulators. This includes assisting with Commerce Commission and Financial Markets Authority matters, as well as WorkSafe investigations and prosecutions. Recent regulatory investigations she has worked on include Fair Trading Act and Commerce Act matters.

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