Community News

David Vaughan QC, 1938-2018

David Vaughan QC, 1938-2018

16 January 2018

The antitrust community is mourning the loss of pioneering barrister David Vaughan QC, who passed away yesterday.

E.CA Economics promotes in Berlin

E.CA Economics promotes in Berlin

11 January 2018

E.CA Economics has promoted Simone Kohnz to director, and moved up five other Berlin-based economists to more senior positions.

Jones Day promotes in Sydney and DC

Jones Day promotes in Sydney and DC

10 January 2018

The end-of-year partner promotions at Jones Day included two in the firm’s competition practice: former Australian Competition and Consumer Commission official Prudence Smith in Sydney, and Aimee DeFilippo in Washington, DC.

European Commission lawyer takes silk

European Commission lawyer takes silk

09 January 2018

European Commission legal service lawyer Nicholas Khan has been appointed Queen's Counsel, becoming the first lawyer to have been nominated as QC while working in any European Union institution.

Dutch authority head to depart

09 January 2018

The head of the Netherlands’ competition authority, Chris Fonteijn, will leave office on 1 May.

Euclid hires in Brussels

Euclid hires in Brussels

08 January 2018

Competition law boutique Euclid Law has recruited its fifth partner.

Blakes partner joins Canadian enforcer

Blakes partner joins Canadian enforcer

04 January 2018

Blake Cassels & Graydon partner Randall Hofley has joined the Competition Bureau for a two-year term as general counsel and senior enforcement advisor.

Dechert promotes in US and Europe

Dechert promotes in US and Europe

04 January 2018

Dechert has promoted Rani Habash and Clemens York to its global partnership in Washington, DC and Brussels respectively.

UPDATE: GCR Awards 2018 nominations deadline extended

UPDATE: GCR Awards 2018 nominations deadline extended

03 January 2018

Global Competition Review has extended the deadline for accepting nominations for our eighth annual antitrust and competition law awards ceremony, which honours the world’s top lawyers, academics, economists and enforcers for their work.

Cutting, Ridyard and Frazer to head to the CAT

Cutting, Ridyard and Frazer to head to the CAT

11 December 2017

The former global head of Linklaters’ antitrust practice, the co-founder of RBB Economics and an Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer London partner are set to join the UK’s Competition Appeal Tribunal next year.