05 May 2017
Observers in Brazil have raised concerns that new nominees for president and commissioner of the country’s competition watchdog have no antitrust background, but say the two appointees could do a good job if they work together with more experienced colleagues.
03 May 2017
Glade Michel Wirtz has promoted counsel Christian Karbaum to partner.
26 April 2017
Clifford Chance has promoted Katrin Schallenberg and Anastasios Tomtsis to partner in its Paris and Brussels offices respectively.
24 April 2017
Vitaly Dianov has been elected to the partnership at Berwin Leighton Paisner’s Russian practice Goltsblat BLP.
21 April 2017
Allen & Overy has promoted Dominic Long to partner, effective 1 May.
19 April 2017
Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom has promoted counsel Giorgio Motta to partner in Brussels.
13 April 2017
Shearman & Sterling has hired former European Commission official Paolisa Nebbia as counsel to launch an Italian antitrust practice.
11 April 2017
Dimitris Loukas, the former vice-president of Greece’s competition enforcer, joined Athens law firm Potamitis Vekris last week.
05 April 2017
As it awaits the Senate confirmation of Makan Delrahim, the US Department of Justice’s antitrust division announced today that former DOJ attorney Andrew Finch will rejoin the department as acting assistant attorney general for antitrust.
03 April 2017
Slaughter and May has promoted Kerry O’Connell in Brussels, and plans to shift six members of its London antitrust team to the Belgian city.