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Japanese court upholds 2019 JFTC ruling on supermarket's abuse of superior bargaining position

By Toko Sekiguchi
  • 03 Mar 2021 02:42
  • 03 Mar 2021 02:42
The Tokyo High Court today ruled in favor of the Japan Fair Trade Commission by rejecting supermarket chain Ralse’s suit against the antitrust regulator’s 1.3 billion yen ($12 million) sanctions and cease-and-desist order for its abuse of superior bargaining position against 88 of its suppliers.
The High Court threw out

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Toko Sekiguchi

Senior Correspondent, Tokyo

Toko is a senior correspondent in Tokyo covering antitrust, anti-bribery & corruption, financial services and regulatory issues in Japan. Before joining MLex, she has worked as a journalist for The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones News, Bloomberg News and Time Magazine.

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