Mondaq UK: Anti-trust/Competition Law
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (UK) LLP
On 23 April 2018, the European Commission – Directorate General of Justice and Consumers (the "Commission") proposed a Directive on the protection of persons reporting on breaches of EU law ...
WilmerHale
The EU Commission's anticartel enforcement activities have benefitted tremendously from its decision to adopt the philosophy behind the US DOJ's highly successful leniency programme and make a clear promise of no fines for the first company to inform on a secret cartel.
Shearman & Sterling LLP
Advocate General Wathelet has issued his opinion in the Eesti Pagar preliminary ruling, [1] which if followed could have significant implications for Member States, national authorities...
Arnold & Porter
Although the shape and form of Brexit is as yet unclear, the UK Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) is in a state of transformation, readying itself for its new role in a changing and uncertain...
Eversheds Sutherland
The UK Government has recently indicated its intention to transpose the EU State aid rules into domestic legislation, even in the event of the UK exiting the EU without a Withdrawal Agreement on 29 March 2019.
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (UK) LLP
For the purposes of this discussion, we will refer to claims that can be brought before the General Court and the Court of Justice of the European Union ...
Dentons
The Court of Justice of the European Union states that the early implementation of operations incidental to a merger which do not themselves result in a lasting change in the control of a company is not punishable.
Gowling WLG
On 18 September 2018, the UK's Competition and Markets Authority (the "CMA") announced that Heathrow airport ("Heathrow") ...
Gowling WLG
On 24 July 2018, the European Commission (the "Commission") announced that in four separate cases it had fined four manufacturers a total of more than €111 million for infringements of Article 101...
ICSA
Companies are increasingly using pricing algorithms to set the prices for their products automatically.
ICSA
Breaking competition law can happen in different ways but some of the most serious ones are also the least understood.
Van Bael & Bellis
The individual pleas raised in the appeal are considered in more detail below.
Shearman & Sterling LLP
On October 15, 2018, the U.K. FCA published its finalized Approach to Competition, following feedback to its consultation between December 2017 and March 2018 on a draft of its approach document.
Squire Patton Boggs LLP
The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has launched a detailed study into the statutory audit market.
Freeths LLP
It will be looking into whether the audit sector is competitive and if it is resilient enough to maintain high quality standards.
Arnold & Porter
On 9 October 2018, the High Court of England and Wales ordered Swiss engineering company ABB to pay BritNed Developments just over €13 million for damages suffered as a result of a cartel in the power cable sector...
Dentons
Businesses risk fines of up to 10% of their global group turnover and exposure to damages actions
Cooley LLP
On 7 September 2018, the UK's Competition Appeal Tribunal upheld the August 2017 decision of the Competition and Markets Authority ruling that Ping Europe Limited had infringed EU and UK competition law ...
Shearman & Sterling LLP
On September 5, 2018, the U.K. FCA issued a press release announcing the appointment of Sheldon Mills as its new director of competition.
Brodies LLP
The CMA has announced that it has concerns about the merger of petrol station operators Motor Fuel Group (MFG) and MRH (GB) Limited.
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Stephenson Harwood
The structure of the UK audit sector, and the position of the 'Big Four' within it, has been a matter of public debate for quite some time.
Stephenson Harwood
On 13 July 2018, the European Commission ("EC") opened an in-depth Phase II investigation into the proposed acquisition by Siemens of Alstom under the EU merger control rules.
Arnold & Porter
On 9 October 2018, the High Court of England and Wales ordered Swiss engineering company ABB to pay BritNed Developments just over €13 million for damages suffered as a result of a cartel in the power cable sector...
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (UK) LLP
As the U.K.'s March 29, 2019, exit from the EU approaches, companies involved in merger reviews or antitrust investigations should pre-emptively consider the implications of a potential "no-deal" Brexit.
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (UK) LLP
On 23 April 2018, the European Commission – Directorate General of Justice and Consumers (the "Commission") proposed a Directive on the protection of persons reporting on breaches of EU law ...
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (UK) LLP
As the U.K.'s March 29, 2019, exit date from the European Union approaches, companies involved in merger reviews or antitrust investigations should pre-emptively address the risk of a "no-deal" Brexit.
Proskauer Rose LLP
The Competition and Markets Authority published a paper that was prepared jointly with the Financial Conduct Authority setting out the lessons that have been learned from the programme of work conducted by the UK Competition Network.
Freeths LLP
It will be looking into whether the audit sector is competitive and if it is resilient enough to maintain high quality standards.
HGF Ltd
The Committee of Advertising Practice (CAP) and the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) have come together and created "An Influencer's Guide to making clear that ads are ads".
Shearman & Sterling LLP
On October 15, 2018, the U.K. FCA published its finalized Approach to Competition, following feedback to its consultation between December 2017 and March 2018 on a draft of its approach document.
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