Motta joins SAI Law and Economics

Eduardo Pérez Motta, a former head of Mexico’s competition authority, has left Agon, the economics consultancy he founded, to join SAI Law and Economics as senior partner.

South Africa changes course on shipping deal

The Competition Tribunal of South Africa has U-turned on a decision by the country’s antitrust enforcer, conditionally approving a joint venture among three of the largest shipping companies in the world.

Italian authority delivers €20 million fine to Poste Italiane

Poste Italiane must pay €20 million for operating a “complex” exclusionary strategy that included squeezing competitors’ margins and offering loyalty rebates to customers, Italy’s Competition Authority has said.

Songkick lawsuit ends as Ticketmaster buys assets

Ticketmaster has found an unconventional way to settle antitrust litigation brought by former concert ticket rival Songkick – by buying the now-defunct company’s remaining ticketing assets.

Banks accused of rigging Canadian benchmark

A Colorado pension fund has sued nine banks for allegedly manipulating a Canadian financial benchmark rate to drive up the profits of their derivatives trading business.

An interview with Mei-Ying Huang

Mei-Ying Huang, the chairwoman of Taiwan’s Fair Trade Commission, sat down with Tom Webb to discuss the agency’s priorities, relationships with other Asian competition enforcers, and response to the growth of the digital economy.

EU Cartel Analysis: The Appeals

As part of GCR’s third EU Cartel Survey, we examined five years of court decisions stemming from appeals against European Commission cartel cases. The data implies that DG Comp sees its decisions overturned or amended before the EU's High Court more often than observers have suggested.

MasterCard claimant counsel outlines burden of class certification

The lead barrister in the attempted opt-in interchange fee class action against MasterCard has highlighted the upfront cost of seeking UK antitrust class certification.

Motta joins SAI Law and Economics

Eduardo Pérez Motta, a former head of Mexico’s competition authority, has left Agon, the economics consultancy he founded, to join SAI Law and Economics as senior partner.

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