On 18 December 2013, the ACCC accepted an undertaking (the Undertaking) from Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (Thermo Fisher) in relation to its proposed acquisition of Life Technologies Corporation (the Proposed Acquisition).
On 18 December 2013, the ACCC accepted an undertaking (the Undertaking) from Gallagher Holdings Limited (Gallagher) in relation to its proposed acquisition of the assets of Country Electronic Pty Ltd, trading as Thunderbird Agricultural Products (the Proposed Acquisition).
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has accepted a court enforceable undertaking from Apple Pty Limited (Apple) following an investigation into Apple’s consumer guarantees policies and practices, and representations about consumers’ rights under the Australian Consumer Law (ACL).
On 13 December 2013, the ACCC accepted a special access undertaking lodged by NBN Co Limited (ACN: 136 533 741) on 19 November 2013. This undertaking is given in respect of the NBN Access Service and the Ancillary Services as described in the undertaking.
The ACCC has accepted a section 87B Undertaking from Woolworths Limited (ACN 000 014 675) (Woolworths).
The ACCC has been investigating fuel savings offers made by Woolworths to customers in 2012 and 2013 in the amount of 8 cents per litre and in some cases higher amounts.
The ACCC has accepted a section 87B Undertaking from Coles Group Limited (ACN 004 089 936) (Coles Group), Coles Supermarkets Australia Pty Ltd (ACN 004 189 708) (Coles Supermarkets), and Eureka Operations Pty Ltd (ACN 104 811 216) (Eureka) (together Coles).
On 5 December 2013, the ACCC accepted an undertaking (the Undertaking) from Murray Goulbourn Co-operative Co. Limited (Murray Goulbourn) in relation to an application for authorisation in respect of an acquisition pursuant to section 95AU of the Competition and Consumer Act.