Doing Business in Africa
In this three-part webinar series, practitioners from Baker & McKenzie and our relationship firms with experience advising companies on compliance considerations in key economies on the African continent will share best practices and key considerations for doing business in these rapidly-expanding markets.
In this third and final session, our speakers provide an overview of competition compliance in selected key African jurisdictions.
- A brief overview of the competition regime and its mechanisms
- A brief synopsis of latest enforcement trends in relation to prohibited practices with specific emphasis on trends, penalties and criminal liability in respect of cartels and collusion
- Merger control - jurisdiction of the regulator, timing for transaction approval and any public interest factors taken into account
- Experience with local regulators