DG Comp advice on whistleblowers “doesn’t make sense”, says lawyer

Janith Aranze

17 July 2018

DG Comp advice on whistleblowers “doesn’t make sense”, says lawyer

From left to right:Creighton Macy, Jasvinder Nakhwal, Christian Bayart and Dorothy Hansberry-Bieguńska. Photo Credit: Ridhiin Pancchmatia

A European lawyer and former litigator at the US Department of Justice has said that given how cartels operate, whistleblowers should not first have to go through an internal reporting system at their companies when reporting evidence of potential antitrust offences.