The UK’s Competition and Markets Authority has provisionally found that Merck Sharp & Dohme used discounts to restrict competition from biosimilar versions of its drug Remicade.
Brazil’s competition enforcer has denied allegations that it handed a company a favourable decision while investigating Petrobras's anticompetitive practices, and reiterated that its decision-making processes have never been influenced by third parties.
Hong Kong’s High Court has ruled that it cannot oversee stand-alone lawsuits against alleged breaches of competition law and that it is for Hong Kong’s competition enforcer – not private parties – to bring complaints to the jurisdiction’s specialist antitrust court.
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
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.
If followed by the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Justice, Advocate General Nils Wahl's opinion in the Intel case will bring much-welcomed clarity to the approach of EU law to dominant firms' use of exclusive and loyalty-inducing rebates, says Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom partner James S Venit.
The director of civil enforcement at the US Department of Justice’s antitrust division insisted today that antitrust authorities are ill-suited to enforce against prices simply being too high, but officials from other competition agencies disagreed. Pallavi Guniganti in Porto
Plaintiff’s side law firm Hausfeld has teamed up with a public affairs consultancy to set up the Google Redress & Integrity Platform (GRIP), which aims to attract potential clients seeking redress against the technology company over its allegedly anti-competitive practices.
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