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Penalties/remedies | Divestiture

 

Overview

Where the Court finds that there has been a contravention of the merger provisions it may make an order for divestiture. In particular, section 81(1) provides that the ACCC or any other person may apply for an order giving 'directions for the purpose of securing the disposal by the person of all or any of the shares or assets acquired in contravention of that section.'

 

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