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Snoep to head Dutch authority

Snoep to head Dutch authority

16 July 2018

Martijn Snoep, who currently heads De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek’s competition practice, will step into the role of chairman at the Netherlands’ Competition Authority on 1 September.

El Salvador welcomes new authority head

11 July 2018

Nelson Guzmán Mendoza has been appointed as El Salvador’s superintendent for competition, replacing Francisco Díaz Rodríguez who headed the country’s antitrust agency for seven years.

CMA appoints deputy chief economist

CMA appoints deputy chief economist

02 July 2018

The UK’s Competition and Markets Authority has appointed Julie Bon as its new deputy chief economic adviser.

Baker McKenzie promotes in Europe and Asia

29 June 2018

Baker McKenzie has promoted two partners and one of counsel in its competition practice.

Strange & Butler expands in London

Strange & Butler expands in London

29 June 2018

Strange & Butler has hired its first partner in London, in a bid to expand the US antitrust claimant boutique’s presence in Europe.

Martorano Law opens in São Paulo

Martorano Law opens in São Paulo

26 June 2018

Luciana Martorano, a former partner at Licks Attorneys, has left the firm after less than a year to open her own competition boutique in São Paulo.

Fasken hires Pecman

Fasken hires Pecman

25 June 2018

John Pecman, who left Canada’s Competition Bureau earlier this month after 34 years, is set to join Fasken Martineau DuMoulin in Ottawa.

Tyrie begins as new CMA chair

20 June 2018

Andrew Tyrie today began his role as chair of the UK’s Competition and Markets Authority.

Who’s Who Legal shines spotlight on antitrust leaders

15 June 2018

Many familiar names and newcomers feature in the 19th edition of Who’s Who Legal: Competition, which has once again identified the world’s leading antitrust lawyers and future stars of the profession.

Parker moves to Gibson Dunn

Parker moves to Gibson Dunn

14 June 2018

After spending his private practice career at O’Melveny & Myers, Richard G Parker has become an antitrust partner at Gibson Dunn & Crutcher in Washington, DC.