With special feature audio.
Michael Wigley replies to the “veteran lawyer” dissing submissions to the Commerce Commission opposing the merger. With special feature audio.
Behavioural vs structural undertakings: what's the difference – and what conditions can the ComCom impose on a merger?
PUS: Are voluntary undertakings enforceable? The ComCom responds to clarify what conditions it can, or can't, impose on a merger like Fairfax-NZME or Sky TV-Vodafone. With special feature audio.
The Commerce Commission has only a limited toolkit for dealing with mergers like Fairfax-NZME and Sky TV-Vodafone. With special feature audio.
Taking on UFB with its own fibre * Pushing Chorus out of the picture in fixed wireless * Opening up Lightbox with revenue sharing * A weakness in those mobile gains * An uninspiring forecast. With special feature audio.
The Commerce Commission made submissions on the Sky TV-Vodafone merger this week, revealing objections had been lodged by Spark, 2degrees and TVNZ, among others.
On the facing page, NBR analyses the anti-case. The commission is due to deliver its merger ruling on November 11.