The New Delhi based Competition/Antitrust Law Team of Luthra & Luthra Law Offices is one of the market leading practices covering all aspects of Indian competition/antitrust law. The Firm boasts of a head start in the field of competition/antitrust law and its interdisciplinary team of competition lawyers (with a background both in commerce and economics) has developed expertise both in the provision of strategic solutions and in litigating competition matters. The team specializes in all aspects of competition law: cartels, leniency applications, anti-competitive agreements, concession arrangements, abuse of a dominant position, joint ventures, distribution systems, merger control, interface with IPRs and sector regulators, state aids, subsidy and consumer law.
The Firm has been closely associated with the Competition Commission of India (Commission) and advised at the stage of formulation of all the Regulations which are currently in force. The Managing Partner of the Firm is also a Member of several Advisory Committees constituted by the Competition Commission of India. The Firm acted as Legal Adviser to the Federal Trade Commission, US in supplementing and review of Reference Material on Mergers & Acquisitions for in house use of the Competition Commission of India.
The Firm advises clients on a full spectrum of competition law issues including reviewing potentially anti-competitive agreements, dominance and practices, competition audit of business practices and arrangements, formulating and conducting compliance & training programs etc. We have also advised market players in the carved-out sectors of glass, textile, automotive components, information technology (IT), liquor, aviation, telecommunications, healthcare, bio-technology, pharmaceuticals, retail, transport, infrastructure, media etc. on both regulatory and compliance issues. The Firm serves as Ombudsman for several multi national corporations on anti trust issues arising in Indian jurisdiction.
In recognition of the Firm’s laudable competition/antitrust practice, Luthra & Luthra has been adjudged as the best Indian Law Firm in the category of “Competition & Antitrust Law” by the
India Business Law Journal at the 2012 Indian Law Firm Awards.