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DG Comp settles with vehicle lighting manufacturers

DG Comp settles with vehicle lighting manufacturers

21 June 2017

The European Commission’s Directorate-General for Competition has reached a €27 million cartel settlement with two vehicle lighting system manufacturers, marking the latest penalty in the enforcer’s auto parts investigation.

Clifford Chance adds Tayar in Paris

21 June 2017

Willkie Farr & Gallagher partner David Tayar will join Clifford Chance on 3 July.

Snyder to become Hong Kong enforcer’s executive

Snyder to become Hong Kong enforcer’s executive

20 June 2017

Brent Snyder, the deputy assistant attorney general for criminal enforcement at the US Department of Justice’s antitrust division, is set to become the Hong Kong Competition Commission’s next chief executive – prompting observers to foresee a rise in enforcement by the young agency.

Hogan Lovells adds Brussels partner

20 June 2017

Salomé Cisnal de Ugarte will leave Crowell & Moring in August to join Hogan Lovells in Brussels.

Drauz joins Sullivan & Cromwell

Drauz joins Sullivan & Cromwell

14 June 2017

Former European Commission senior official Götz Drauz has left Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati to join Sullivan & Cromwell’s new Brussels office.

Drew & Napier loses lawyer and gains economist

Drew & Napier loses lawyer and gains economist

12 June 2017

Scott Clements has left Drew & Napier’s Singapore office to join Allen & Gledhill, but his now-former firm recently hired senior economist Lip Hang Poh from Singapore’s competition enforcer.

Gibson Dunn hires Brussels of counsel

Gibson Dunn hires Brussels of counsel

09 June 2017

Takeshige Sugimoto joined Gibson Dunn & Crutcher in Brussels on 25 April from Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr.

McDermott adds partners in Germany and Miami

McDermott adds partners in Germany and Miami

09 June 2017

McDermott Will & Emery has hired partner Daniel von Brevern in Düsseldorf and Brian Gallagher in Miami.

Shearman adds new partner in Brussels

Shearman adds new partner in Brussels

08 June 2017

Shearman & Sterling has promoted Elvira Aliende Rodriguez to partner in the firm’s Brussels office.

Uberoi joins Trilegal to head antitrust practice

Uberoi joins Trilegal to head antitrust practice

02 June 2017

Nisha Kaur Uberoi has left Indian firm AZB & Partners to become Trilegal’s first competition partner, and head its competition practice in Mumbai.