A panel of experts, including former US Department of Justice acting antitrust head Renata Hesse, have lamented the development of unilateral conduct cases in Europe, and voiced concerns that the European Commission may be motivated by politics and public relations.
Energy management company Schneider Electric has agreed to offer safety training to all third-party maintenance providers who purchase its spare parts, following a French investigation.
A senior official at Sweden’s Competition Authority has told GCR that its decision to close a four-year abuse of dominance investigation was unrelated to a complaint by Sweden’s Parliamentary Ombudsman that the probe was taking too long.
The chief of the Department of Justice's Antitrust Division has said the agency will return to structural relief to remedy anticompetitive mergers, rather than applying the behavioural remedies that were used under the previous administration.
The Antitrust Division’s deputy assistant attorney general has said the department’s leadership wants to reduce the time it takes to review mergers, and advised attorneys to be transparent and communicative with enforcers when attempting a merger.
Timothy McIver, Anne-Mette Heemsoth and Megan MacDonald at Debevoise & Plimpton in London explore the recent spike in excessive-pricing cases involving the pharmaceutical sector.
A panel of experts, including former US Department of Justice acting antitrust head Renata Hesse, have lamented the development of unilateral conduct cases in Europe, and voiced concerns that the European Commission may be motivated by politics and public relations. Sonya Lalli in Washington, DC
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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