Tag Archives: competition law

Bork on anti-trust – Guest post by Joseph

[SL: Joseph is an occasional poster and regular lurker on skepticlawyer, a PhD graduate in Economics from the University of Queensland, and a trader with Nikko. And as you all know, we often use the expression ‘Borked’ around the place to describe something terminally and utterly… borked. Robert Bork, however, is a real person, once […]

Mr Pratt’s fall from grace

[Also posted at Online Opinion] Richard Pratt, billionaire, philanthropist and head of the Visy packing industry, died on April 28, 2009. The day before he died, the Federal Court ruled that a large part of the evidence against Mr Pratt in relation to evidence he had given about a price-fixing cartel was inadmissible. At the […]