This newsletter links to recent media releases, reports and cases relating to competition and consumer law.
Sydney Criminal Lawyers
Section 22 of the CCA lists a range of factors which a court may consider to determine whether conduct is unconscionable.
In contrast to Canada, South Africa's competition law has both competition and public interest objectives.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
Read our blog about the Federal Court's decision in Mohr v. National Hockey League et al., in which the court struck out a class action claim, denied the plaintiff's motion to amend.
Miller Thomson LLP
On May 6, 2021, the Competition Bureau (the "Bureau") released its updated Competitor Collaboration Guidelines (the "Guidelines"),...
As noted in our prior blog post titled "New Competitor Collaboration Guidelines", the updated Competitor Collaboration Guidelines (the "CCGs")
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
Welcome to the May issue of Blakes Competitive Edge, a monthly publication of the Blakes Competition, Antitrust & Foreign Investment group.
The UK may have left the EU, and Court of Justice (CJEU) judgments therefore no longer rule supreme on this side of the English Channel.
Preiskel & Co
The UK Competition and Markets Authority ("CMA") and the European Commission ("EC") have both announced antitrust investigations into Facebook today.
The Madrid Commercial Court has made a preliminary reference to the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) pursuant to Article 267 the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (TFEU).
Preiskel & Co
The Bundeskartellamt, Germany's National Competition Authority, has announced the opening of an investigation into Google in relation to its data collection practices.
The European Commission has adopted revised Guidelines on Regional State Aid which will enter into force on 1 January 2022.
We explain below the latest EU Court development of this principle, known as ‘bottom-up liability'.
The European Court of Justice ("ECJ") has recently delivered two judgements which provide an important message for telecoms businesses operating in Ireland.
Merger Control Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of Germany, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
Morrison & Foerster LLP
Nach Inkrafttreten von § 19a GWB im Januar will der Digital Markets Act nun auch auf europäischer Ebene neue Regeln für die Digitalwirtschaft setzen.
In this article, we analyse the implications of the Privacy Update under the Competition Act, 2002
The identification and treatment of transactions that are ‘inter-connected' with a notifiable ‘combination' is fraught with uncertainty.
Earlier this year, the ECJ issued a landmark judgment in DB v Commissione Nazionale per la Società e la Bora in which it confirmed that natural persons have the right to silence under EU law, particularly in administrative proceedings ...
Article 101 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union prohibits agreements and concerted practices between undertakings which have as their object or effect the prevention, restriction or distortion of competition ...