Merger Control Global Guide

The Indian merger control regime is governed by the Competition Act, 2002 (Competition Act) and the Competition Commission of India (Procedure in regard to the transaction of business relating to combinations) Regulations, 2011 (as amended) (Combination Regulations), in conjunction with the notifications issued by the Government of India (GoI) from time to time. The Competition Commission of India (CCI) carries out an ex-ante review of transactions proposed to be undertaken to ensure that these do not cause an appreciable adverse effect on competition (AAEC) in India. The merger control regime in India has been in force for over 12 years.

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