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UK Merger Control Snapshot
As the deadline for Brexit is getting closer and with increasing likelihood of a no-deal Brexit, we set out below how a transaction might become reviewable by the UK Competition and Markets Authority (Cnoted, John. MA) ...
1 Oct 2019
Will The Government Waive Competition Law If There's No Deal?
The FDF believes that such a no deal Brexit will lead to supply disruptions.
15 Aug 2019
Putting The ‘Aid' In Dawn Raid: A Lesson In First Response
Reception should first establish which organisation the officials are from, what the purpose of the visit is and how many officials there are.
18 Jul 2019
European Competition Enforcement In The Pharmaceutical Sector: More To Be Expected?
On 28 January 2019, the European Commission (Commission) published its Report to the Council and the European Parliament on Competition Enforcement in the pharmaceutical Sector (2009-2017) (Report).
United States
26 Mar 2019
Foreign Direct Investment Control In Europe: Helicopter View Of An Expanding Landscape
What began in 2017 as a proposal to create the first EU-wide framework for screening foreign direct investments (FDI) received political agreement on November 2018 by the EU Coordination Framework.
United States
6 Mar 2019
Perindopril: Pay-For-Delay But Not As You Know It
This week, the EU General Court partially overturned the EU Commission's decisions in Perindopril (Servier v Commission and Krka v Commission).
European Union
19 Dec 2018
Brexhaustion: IP Rights And Exhaustion Post-Brexit
On 28 November 2018, the UK Government published draft secondary legislation changing UK intellectual property law relating to exhaustion of IP rights to deal with Brexit.
European Union
19 Dec 2018
Battle For Access To Information Underlying The UK CMA Dawn Raid Of Concordia
On 5 December 2018, the High Court rejected Concordia's application to obtain full access to the information underpinning the Competition and Markets Authority's (CMA) ...
13 Dec 2018
European Court Clarifies Use Of Technical Specifications In Healthcare Tenders
Last week, the CJEU gave its decision in another procurement case in the healthcare area, Case C‑413/17 Roche Lietuva UAB.
6 Nov 2018
Hard Or Soft Brexit: What Happens To Merger Reviews?
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...
European Union
4 Oct 2018
Dawn Raid Threat
It's something nobody expects and in all likelihood is not planned for. Yet the number of early morning raids by authorities on media companies is rising. Here's some useful advice
United States
12 Sep 2018
UK Merger Control: A New Regime For State Intervention, Foreign Acquisitions And National Security
The UK Government has published proposals to extend its powers to scrutinise mergers and acquisitions with national security implications. This move is part of a wider global debate...
31 Jul 2018
EU Antitrust Issues In Consumer Goods—Export Bans, Online Sales, And Pricing Restrictions
Several European competition authorities are showing a renewed focus on restrictions in distribution arrangements, particularly in the UK and Germany.
European Union
27 Jul 2018
UK Mergers, Military And Technology
The UK's merger control regime is changing as of 11 June 2018 in industries that are sensitive to national security concerns.
21 May 2018
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