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Swiss watchdog issues second-ever merger block

Switzerland’s competition watchdog has prevented a planned tie-up of Ticketcorner and Starticket, after finding the deal would harm competition in the market for ticket resales.

UK the latest to tackle online takeaway tie-up

Mosso: enforcers are mostly aligned on cartels too

EU fines Facebook for misleading over WhatsApp

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. 

Germany’s ministerial override: politicising competition

Few antitrust enforcers can boast as pure a focus as Germany’s Federal Cartel Office (FCO).

Confidentiality of leniency can limit disclosure in M&A

Even when a company for sale wants to tell potential buyers about its potential antitrust liabilities, it can be legally restricted from doing so, a lawyer formerly at Japan’s Fair Trade Commission warned yesterday. Pallavi Guniganti at GCR Live Cartels

Pratt in, Campbell out for Canada mergers

Canada’s Competition Bureau announced yesterday that Jeanne Pratt would replace Lisa Campbell as senior deputy commissioner of the mergers branch, effective 16 January.


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