CAT backs claimant in first fast-track judgment

The UK’s specialised competition court has said the Law Society of England and Wales abused its dominant position as an accreditation body in the UK’s first-ever fast-track case.

DG Comp official vouches for organisations’ role in convergence

An official at the European Commission’s Directorate General for Competition yesterday praised international bodies as the best way to facilitate convergence on issues such as due process. Charles McConnell at GCR Live in Palo Alto, California

Who’s Who Legal identifies future antitrust leaders

Who’s Who Legal has revealed its first listing of the lawyers and economists believed by their peers to be the upcoming stars of the global competition community.

ITC commissioner to step down at the end of June

F Scott Kieff, a commissioner at the International Trade Commission, will step down from his post at the end of June to focus on academia. Charles McConnell at GCR Live

Seventh Circuit judge sceptical of rooftop baseball case

A federal appeal judge has indicated that claims by businesses with rooftops next to the Chicago Cubs stadium may be scuppered by professional baseball's antitrust immunity. 

A promise kept

When Barack Obama faced re-election in 2012, the media questioned whether he had kept his campaign promise to reinvigorate enforcement against anticompetitive deals. In his second term, the US antitrust agencies fulfilled that commitment with two dozen challenges in court. David Gelfand and Grant Bermann explain

Fines versus turnover: An EU Cartel Analysis update

Over the past 10 years, the European Commission’s competition watchdog has fined smaller companies more than multinational conglomerates, measured by a percentage of turnover, for cartel crimes. But observers say the commission has little choice, and in fact safeguards may allow smaller companies to escape even stiffer punishments. Ron Knox explains GCR’s data and analysis. 

CMA to continue focus on digital markets and pharmaceuticals

The enforcement chief of the UK’s Competition and Markets Authority today said there are obvious public benefits to focusing on digital and pharmaceutical markets.

Who’s Who Legal identifies future antitrust leaders

Who’s Who Legal has revealed its first listing of the lawyers and economists believed by their peers to be the upcoming stars of the global competition community.

Latest Magazine

Cug4aux7buwzhdajetrl
View all issues

Events

Events

GCR Live 3rd Annual Antitrust Litigation USA

Events

GCR Live 6th Annual Telecoms, Media & Technology

Practitioner Insight

Regional Reviews

Hhzuesv83h5lpf19yn8s

The Antitrust Review of the Americas 2017

Highlights

 

Costa Rica: Overview

Claudio Donato Monge and Marco López Volio

Zürcher, Odio & Raven

Ecuador: Overview

Daniel Pino Arroba and Paulette Ocampo

Coronel & Pérez

Mexico: Federal Economic Competition Commission

Alejandra Palacios Prieto

Chairwoman 

Mexico: Overview

Paloma Alcántara and Fernando Carreño

Von Wobeser y Sierra, SC
All Regional Reviews

Know-how

Antimonopoly & Unilateral Conduct 2016

Highlights

 

Canada

Davit Akman, Ian Macdonald and François Baril

Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP

United Kingdom

Satyen Dhana, Christine Graham and Jacqueline Vallat

CMS Cameron McKenna (London)

All Know-how

GCR Editorial Calendar

Details on forthcoming features and projects.