ACCC allowed to join Epic/Apple battle

Australia’s competition authority has been granted permission by the country’s Federal Court to intervene in Epic Games’ appeal against a decision staying its monopolisation lawsuit against Apple, as Google also seeks to …

Apple compensation claim joins queue of UK collective actions

A UK academic represented by Hausfeld is seeking up to £1.5 billion from Apple on behalf of 19.6 million consumers that allegedly overpaid for their applications due to Apple’s App Store rules …

Simmons & Simmons loses another competition lawyer

Jens Steger has left Simmons & Simmons to join K&L Gates as a partner in its Frankfurt office.

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The Jeld-Wen legacy

The US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit recently issued a ground-breaking decision in the litigation between doormakers Jeld-Wen and Steves and Son, confirming a divestiture order in a private merger …

Exclusive: Penrose reflects on competition proposals

In an exclusive commentary for GCR, John Penrose MP discusses his review of the UK’s competition regime and explains why his report published today recommends that the country’s antitrust authority take on …

A Q&A with Christopher Vajda QC

Christopher Vajda QC stepped down from his role as a judge at the European Court of Justice following the UK’s withdrawal from the European Union on 31 January 2020. He returned to …

German reforms usher in new era of antitrust enforcement

Lawmakers in Germany have passed far-reaching reforms to the nation’s competition laws, which give its antitrust enforcer sweeping new powers to challenge the behaviour of the major digital platforms. Janith Aranze and …

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