12 July 2019
Firms in Germany and Chile have hired and promoted lawyers to the partnership, while a new competition boutique has launched in Romania.
04 July 2019
Italian lawyers have given GCR their suggestions for Margrethe Vestager’s potential replacement, after Italy’s prime minister claimed the next EU competition commissioner will be from the country – but the commission says it hasn’t been notified of any proposal.
03 July 2019
The European Commission has appointed Pierre Régibeau as chief economist at its Directorate-General for Competition.
03 July 2019
Canada’s competition authority has hired IBM associate partner George McDonald to be its first chief digital enforcement officer for a period of up to two years.
28 June 2019
Anna Rawlings took up her role as the new chair of New Zealand’s Commerce Commission earlier this month.
26 June 2019
US firm Scott+Scott has hired Damiën F Berkhout to lead its Amsterdam office as well as adding a counsel and a senior associate to the team.
21 June 2019
Cooley has continued its Brussels expansion with the addition of special counsel Stella Sarma from Latham & Watkins.
12 June 2019
The European competition community is mourning the loss of advocate general Yves Bot, who passed away on Sunday.
31 May 2019
Three firms have made promotions at the top of their European practices.
30 May 2019
The director-general for competition at the European Commission has been appointed a judge at the EU’s General Court, effective 1 September.