Amazon on Wednesday filed an attraction with India’s prime court docket in opposition to a state court docket’s order that allowed an antitrust probe in opposition to the U.S. agency and Walmart’s Flipkart to proceed, in keeping with supply and court docket listings.
A court docket in south India final week dismissed circumstances filed by Amazon and Flipkart which sought to quash the Competitors Fee of India’s (CCI) 2020 investigation on accusations that the businesses circumvent Indian regulation by creating advanced enterprise constructions.
The businesses have denied wrongdoing, however the state court docket in Karnataka stated “they need to not really feel shy in going through an inquiry.”
Particulars of Amazon’s plea weren’t instantly clear. The Supreme Court docket web site confirmed the case itemizing of an attraction, with out giving additional particulars.
Flipkart challenged the choice within the Supreme Court docket on Tuesday and has requested a restraint on the CCI after the watchdog requested 32 “delicate” questions in mid July, in what the agency referred to as an “invasive” investigation.
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