The president of Brazil's competition enforcer and a new commissioner have backed maintaining the current system of calculating fines based on cartelists' overall turnover, rather than on gains specifically from the conduct.
Brazil's telecommunications regulator Anatel has forbidden AT&T subsidiary Sky Brasil from sharing information with Time Warner, while the country's antitrust enforcer continues to review Time Warner's acquisition by AT&T.
Brazil's antitrust enforcer has recommended prosecuting 35 petrol stations, 22 individuals, three distributors and a trade association for fixing the price of fuel in the southern city of Joinville.
Pablo Trevisan, a commissioner at Argentina’s National Commission for the Defence of Competition (CNDC), spoke with Charles McConnell in March about some of the agency’s major developments, goals and struggles in the run-up to elections. Priority one: get the new competition bill through Congress as soon as possible.
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
Luciana Martorano has left TozziniFreire Advogados to open a São Paulo competition practice for Licks Attorneys.
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
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Satyen Dhana, Christine Graham and Jacqueline Vallat
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