19 December 2017
The tenure of Canada’s acclaimed Commissioner of Competition John Pecman is set to expire in June 2018. Sonya Lalli spoke to him in September about how the Competition Bureau has fared under his leadership, challenges that persist and what could lie ahead.
19 December 2017
Italy remains a competition hotspot in Europe, with an intriguing blend of huge international firms going up against prestigious national practices, and new firms emerging to challenge the status quo. Janith Aranze reports on a flagship competition bar.
11 December 2017
Among the US plaintiffs’ bar, the contest for lead counsel status in antitrust class actions is heated, for good reason: It’s the ultimate legal prize, with winners well-placed to pad their reputations and their pocketbooks. GCR data reporter Denise Nzeyimana and editor-at-large Ron Knox combed court records and used Kumu mapping software to show which firms earn lead counsel status most frequently - and why.
09 December 2017
“Intensely competitive” are the words one acclaimed practitioner used to describe Canada’s competition bar. Sonya Lalli investigates
28 November 2017
In July, the UK’s Competition Appeal Tribunal refused to certify an opt-out class action pursuing MasterCard’s allegedly anticompetitive interchange fees. Shepherd & Wedderburn partner Claire Stockford and solicitor Zeno Frediani look at the lessons for others that might seek UK class certification.
23 November 2017
Pallavi Guniganti joined Global Competition Review as a reporter in 2013 to help launch GCR USA. She became editor of the magazine in 2016, and is based in Washington, DC
22 November 2017
In July, GCR editor Pallavi Guniganti conducted an online roundtable with young leaders of the antitrust bar from around the world, who talked about how they became interested in competition law and how it has changed for the past generation
21 November 2017
For GCR’s 20th anniversary, we asked six of the most experienced antitrust lawyers in the world to reflect on the most significant developments over the past two decades of competition law and practice. From the staggering growth in international cooperation and fines, to the rise of antitrust enforcement around the world, our panellists detail the changes that have shaped competition law today, and will continue to guide its development in the future
20 November 2017
David Samuels is the longest-serving journalist at Law Business Research, and is now the company’s editor-in-chief. He joined Global Competition Review in 1999 and became editor soon after. He spoke with Janith Aranze, who joined GCR as a reporter in January 2017
13 November 2017
Andrea Coscelli has been chief executive of the UK’s Competition and Markets Authority since July 2017, after a stint as its acting chief following the departure of Alex Chisholm. Coscelli spoke to Hettie O’Brien about excessive prices, the CMA’s merger caseload, and whether antitrust is working for society.