SPC Issues Draft Guiding Opinions Addressing Antitrust Disputes on “Either-or Restriction”

On 10 June 2020, the Chinese Supreme People’s Court (“SPC”) released theGuiding Opinions on the Trial of Intellectual Property Disputes Cases Involving E-commerce Platforms (Exposure Draft).

On 10 June 2020, the Chinese Supreme People’s Court (“SPC”) released theGuiding Opinions on the Trial of Intellectual Property Disputes Cases Involving E-commerce Platforms (Exposure Draft).

The SPC underlined that People’s Courts should, according to law, accept antitrust disputes filed by operators of e-commerce platforms who are restricted and eliminated to participate in the business activities on third-party platforms by the operator of an e-commerce platform through restrictive competition agreements, transaction rules or technical measures.

(Source: SPC)

Disclaimer: This is an article created by Michael Liang for Chinasdg.org. You can find the original article here: https://chinasdg.org/2020/06/16/spc-issues-draft-guiding-opinions-addressing-antitrust-disputes-on-either-or-restriction/.

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