Criminal sanctions for cartels
Criminal sanctions for cartels

As of 1 May 2016, the Competition Amendment Act (2009) comes into effect and one of its provisions makes cartel conduct a criminal offence. Directors and individuals with management authority in companies involved in cartel conduct may face prison sentences and fines.

By Albert Aukema 26 Apr 2016

Cipla loses patent case, has to withdraw Fiprotec
Cipla loses patent case, has to withdraw Fiprotec

Merial has won a protracted legal battle against Cipla for its infringement of Merial's patent for its Frontline Plus spot on product, an anti-parasitic treatment for dog and cats.

25 Apr 2016