AZB & Partners (the ‘Firm’) has been closely associated with the development and practice of competition law in India and is a leader in the field of competition law in India. The Firm’s lawyers interact with India’s competition regulator, the Competition Commission of India (the ‘CCI’), and the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India (the ‘MCA’) The Firm has participated in the consultation process leading up to the framing of merger control regulations under the Competition Act, 2002 (the ‘Competition Act’). The Firm’s lawyers regularly advise leading Indian corporates and multinational companies on their competition law obligations and have acted as counsel to the CCI in its early litigation to overcome the initial roadblocks to its functioning.
Spread across the National Capital Region (New Delhi, Noida and Gurgaon), Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai and Pune, the Firm advises companies, industry associations and trade chambers on merger filings and clearances, cartels and other behavioural investigations by the CCI, litigation before the Competition Appellate Tribunal (the ‘COMPAT’), various High Courts and the Supreme Court of India. The Firm’s competition practice consists of lawyers with specific interest and training in competition law. By drawing on the Firm’s deep expertise in mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, technology licensing, complex litigation, intellectual property and regulatory matters, our competition lawyers are able to offer a seamless service to help protect our clients’ commercial interests in the most efficient manner.

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Peninsula Corporate Park Ganpatrao Kadam Marg
Lower Parel
Mumbai 400 013
India

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