French enforcer to review lawyers' gun-jumping guideline suggestions

Pallavi Guniganti

12 September 2017

French enforcer to review lawyers' gun-jumping guideline suggestions

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In the wake of a controversial €80 million penalty on Altice for integrating with its merger target before its deal was cleared, the president of France's Competition Authority has said local lawyers are drafting guidance on acceptable conduct during a pending merger for the enforcer's informal feedback.