27 September 1996The Commerce Commission today cleared the New Zealand Co-operative Dairy Company Ltd to acquire the assets of Bay Milk Products Ltd.
23 September 1996The New Zealand Rugby Football Union (NZRFU) has applied to the Commerce Commission for legal protection of its player transfer arrangements.
18 September 1996Too often managers are hiding behind lawyers and not accepting responsibility when their companies have breached the Fair Trading Act Commerce Commission Chairman Dr Alan Bollard said today.
15 September 1996The Auckland High Court on Friday upheld convictions and fines totalling $11,400 against two cellphone companies who had previously been found guilty of breaching the Fair Trading Act.
13 September 1996The Commerce Commission has concluded today that the proposed rules for the New Zealand Electricity Market (NZEM) will not lessen competition.
12 September 1996The Commerce Commission yesterday cleared Cheetham Salt Ltd to acquire around a 50 percent interest in the Dominion Salt group of companies.
12 September 1996The Taranaki, Wanganui and Rangitikei based electricity and natural gas company, Powerco Ltd, today withdrew its application for clearance to acquire 100 percent of the shares in Egmont Electricity Ltd.
5 September 1996Commerce Commission Chairman Dr Alan Bollard said in the Commission's 1995-96 annual report that there have been more education activities, investigations, warnings, settlements and court actions carried out than in previous years.
5 September 1996Commerce Commission Chairman Dr Alan Bollard said today the Commission is continuing its investigation of Southpower for an alleged breach of the Commerce Act.
4 September 1996The Commerce Commission has increased its enforcement activity in the electricity sector after previously warning electricity companies that the settling down period following deregulation was over.
2 September 1996The Commerce Commission today cleared the New Zealand Co-operative Dairy Company Ltd to acquire the assets of the East Tamaki Co-operative Dairy Company Ltd.