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Australia
ClarkeKann Lawyers
The proposed changes aim to realign Australia's competition penalty regime with comparable international jurisdictions.
Austria
Schoenherr Attorneys at Law
In the world of antitrust nothing has ever been as hotly debated as the Digital Markets Act (DMA), which was passed just before the summer break.
Canada
McMillan LLP
The Federal Court of Appeal ("FCA") decision in Mohr v. Hockey Canada ("Mohr") has confirmed an important limitation on the scope of the conspiracy offence in the Competition Act...
Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg
Canada's Competition Bureau (Bureau) hosted a summit in late September, its first in-person event in more than two years. The summit explored the intersection between...
Fasken
On June 23, 2022, significant amendments were made to the Competition Act (the "Act"). Our previous blog post discusses these amendments in detail.
Fasken
Significant amendments to Canada's Competition Act (the "Act") are now law. The amendments can be broken down into five categories: (i) abuse of dominance, (ii) criminal cartel and competitor collaborations...
Chile
Herbert Smith Freehills
Earlier this year, the Fiscalía Nacional Económica (FNE), Chile's competition authority, closed a gun-jumping investigation into GSK's acquisition of Pfizer's consumer healthcare business in Chile.
European Union
Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
The ECJ issued a judgment on June 22, 2022 (C-267/20), regarding an action for damages, based on Directive 2014/104/EU (Directive), seeking compensation for the damage caused by the truck cartel.
Norton Rose Fulbright
On 6 September 2022, the European Commission (EC or the Commission) prohibited Illumina's acquisition of Grail, bringing to an end the administrative stage of a legal saga that has attracted interest beyond competition law specialists.
Guleryuz & Partners
18.08.2018 tarihli ve AT.40099 sayılı kararında Avrupa Birliği Komisyonu ["AB Komisyonu"], hâkim durumunu kötüye kullandığı gerekçesiyle Google'a yaklaşık 4,5 milyar...
Guleryuz & Partners
In its decision dated 18.08.2018 and numbered AT.40099, the European Union Commission [the EU Commission"] fined Google with 4.34 billion Euros for abusing its dominant...
Chrysostomides Advocates & Legal Consultants
The DMA which was adopted by the European Parliament and Council in July earlier this year, is anticipated to enter into force in October 2022 and revolutionize the way in which so-called Big Tech is regulated in the EU.
Matheson
No-poach agreements are prohibited by competition laws globally and have recently been identified as a priority area for regulatory enforcement by many regulators.
Bird & Bird
In December 2019, the European Commission presented the Green Deal, a roadmap for making the EU's economy sustainable and to transform Europe's economy to carbon-neutral by 2050.
Bird & Bird
The interplay between sustainability and competition law remains a scarcely addressed area, despite its rising importance.
Bird & Bird
Competition law has traditionally turned a cold shoulder to agreements restricting competition, even with climate-friendly objectives, or only rarely considered the benefits from such agreements.
Bird & Bird
It is no news that sustainability is an important topic of competition policy across the EU.
Bird & Bird
The past three years have demonstrated that EU competition policy can lend significant support to the European Green Deal, which seeks to address climate and environmental challenges...
McDermott Will & Emery
The Nash equilibrium, a decision-making theorem within game theory, offers an interesting insight into the dynamics of price leadership maneuvering between businesses, and how this interacts with antitrust law.
Bird & Bird
The government has issued a proposal on 19 September 2022 to amend the Finnish Act on Competition. The government proposes to decrease the jurisdictional thresholds for an obligation...
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