The following Competition practice note Produced in partnership with Kallel & Associates provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:
A conversation with Sami Kallel, at partner Tunisian law firm Kallel & Associates, on key issues on merger control in Tunisia.
NOTE–to see whether notification thresholds in Tunisia and throughout the world are met, see Where to Notify.
In relation to recent development, the Law n° 2015-36 dated 15 September 2015, reorganising competition and prices repealed the provisions of law n° 91-64 dated 29 July 1991 on competition and prices with its amending and completing texts ('Law of 2015').
The key changes introduced in the Law of 2015 are as follows:
the amendment of the thresholds for the triggering of notification
the shortening of the notification period
the strengthening of the role of the Competition Counsel, and
the strengthening of sanctions for breaches of the law.
The following Governmental Decrees implementing the provisions of Law of 2015 have also been published:
Governmental Decree n°2016-780 of 13 June 2016 setting up the threshold for the overall turnover from which concentrations are subject to prior authorisation
Governmental Decree n°2016-1204 dated 18 October 2016 setting up the procedures for the submission of exemption applications and its duration pursuant to the Law of 2015
Governmental Decree n°2017-252 dated 8 February 2017 setting up the procedures
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