Event Register

Misuse of Market Power

Lunchtime Series  17 August, 2018

Christopher Hodgekiss SC, 5 Selborne Chambers; Dr Katharine Kemp, University of NSW (Chair)

The Gallery Room, Mitchell Wing, NSW State Library

12:45PM to 02:30PM

The master class will answer these questions:
What are the implications of the Harper Review recommendations on s46?
How does the new s46 work in practice?
How does one prove a substantial lessening of competition?
Are there any defences which can be raised to a claimed breach of s46?
How do the ACCC Interim Guidelines assist in the Interpretation of the new s46?

Christopher Hodgekiss SC
Chris Hodgekiss was appointed a Senior Counsel in 2003. His practice is predominantly in the areas of consumer protection, corporate and commercial disputes, equity and trusts, restrictive trade practices, arbitration and appeals. Chris is also an accredited mediator. He has been a member of the Trade Practices Committee of the Business Law Section of the Law Council of Australia since 1985. 

Dr Katharine Kemp
Dr Katharine Kemp is a Lecturer at the Faculty of Law, UNSW Sydney. Her research focuses on competition law (particularly misuse of market power), consumer protection and data privacy in financial services regulation. She has published widely in these fields, including Misuse of Market Power: Reform and Rationale (Cambridge University Press, 2018), 

Member Price:$119.00
Non-Member Price:$149.00
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