A football agents’ association that had complained to the South African antitrust enforcer of being the victim of anticompetitive conduct has now found itself referred for prosecution for allegedly fixing agents’ commission rates on player-club contracts.
South Africa’s competition enforcer has prohibited a global commodities trader and a sunflower seed refiner from buying a wheat-milling company, citing concerns about past and possibly current collusion in related sectors.
Israel's Antitrust Authority and the country's justice ministry may nominate a Jerusalem court to handle all antitrust class action lawsuits.
Recent reforms to Egypt’s competition regime included unusual amendments that would treat companies owned by family members as parts of the same single economic unit. Mohamed ElFar at Baker & McKenzie in Cairo examines the amendment and its potential effects on the rapidly developing Egyptian competition enforcement scene.
With just over a month to go before GCR lands in Cape Town for its second African competition conference, top antitrust authority officials from a range of African jurisdictions are poised to tackle key topics and questions facing the region.
The planned merger of CMS Cameron McKenna, Nabarro and Olswang will create a five-partner competition practice in the UK.
Claudio Donato Monge and Marco López Volio
Daniel Pino Arroba and Paulette Ocampo
Alejandra Palacios Prieto
Paloma Alcántara and Fernando Carreño
Davit Akman, Ian Macdonald and François Baril
Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
Satyen Dhana, Christine Graham and Jacqueline Vallat
CMS Cameron McKenna (London)