Peru’s competition watchdog fined two toilet-paper makers and 14 managers on Wednesday for fixing prices – a case that involves both the largest fine handed out by the Peruvian enforcer and its first leniency agreement that has resulted in a penalty.
Brazil’s competition authority this week entered into an unprecedented cease and desist commitment with Cascol, suspending the fuel retailer’s part in a price-fixing investigation.
The chief prosecutor at Mexico’s Federal Economic Competition Commission (COFECE) yesterday announced a new strategic alliance among the antitrust enforcers in his country, Argentina, Chile and Brazil.
When overhauling the country’s antitrust enforcement in 2013, the Mexican legislature made the unusual decision to take away the competition agency’s jurisdiction over the telecommunications sector – a move that many Mexican competition lawyers still question and criticise, but enforcers praise. Alex Wilts reports.
The chief prosecutor at Mexico’s Federal Economic Competition Commission (COFECE) yesterday announced a new strategic alliance among the antitrust enforcers in his country, Argentina, Chile and Brazil. Charles McConnell at the ABA Spring Meeting
Gustavo Rodríguez has departed Benites Forno & Ugaz (BFU) to form a new boutique in Lima, which will specialise in competition law and intellectual property.
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
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