Court sides with Sainsbury’s/Asda over merger review timetable

Matt Richards

14 December 2018

Court sides with Sainsbury’s/Asda over merger review timetable

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The UK’s Competition Appeal Tribunal has agreed with Sainsbury’s and Asda that the national competition authority imposed too early a deadline for them to respond to working papers during the review of their proposed merger.