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French antitrust boss to keynote GCR Live TMT

French antitrust boss to keynote GCR Live TMT

17 April 2018

The head of France’s Competition Authority will kick off the seventh GCR Live Telecoms, Media & Technology conference, which will be held in London on Friday 4 May.

Civil liability adds uncertainty for potential leniency applicants, says Louis

Civil liability adds uncertainty for potential leniency applicants, says Louis

16 April 2018

The risk of follow-on damages claims in Europe is a “contributing factor” in the difficulty of convincing a company to enter into a leniency programme, and has increased “uncertainty” for practitioners in advising clients, a Brussels lawyer said last week.

GCR Awards 2018

11 April 2018

GCR Awards 2018

Uría Menéndez wins regional firm of the year - Europe at GCR Awards 2018

Uría Menéndez wins regional firm of the year - Europe at GCR Awards 2018

11 April 2018

Uría Menéndez has won regional firm of the year - Europe ahead of two competitors at the GCR Awards 2018.

Dow/DuPont wins Matter of the Year at GCR Awards 2018

Dow/DuPont wins Matter of the Year at GCR Awards 2018

11 April 2018

At the eighth annual GCR Awards on 10 April, Global Competition Review celebrated the best in competition enforcement, merger and cartel defence – recognising the cross-border team who worked on the complex Dow/DuPont deal, which won the Matter of the Year award.

UK air cargo follow-on case wins Litigation of the Year - Cartel Defence at GCR Awards 2018

UK air cargo follow-on case wins Litigation of the Year - Cartel Defence at GCR Awards 2018

11 April 2018

The UK air cargo follow-on case was awarded Litigation of the Year - Cartel Defence at the GCR Awards 2018, ahead of six other nominees.

Anne Layne-Farrar wins Economist of the Year at GCR Awards 2018

Anne Layne-Farrar wins Economist of the Year at GCR Awards 2018

11 April 2018

Anne Layne-Farrar took home the prize for Economist of the Year at the GCR Awards 2018, ahead of three other nominees.

Hong Kong to introduce plea bargaining system

Hong Kong to introduce plea bargaining system

11 April 2018

Hong Kong’s Competition Commission will introduce a plea bargaining system for cartel offences similar to that used in the US, an official from the country’s antitrust enforcer has said.

Amazon/Whole Foods wins Merger Control Matter of the Year - Americas at GCR Awards 2018

Amazon/Whole Foods wins Merger Control Matter of the Year - Americas at GCR Awards 2018

11 April 2018

Amazon/ Whole Foods won merger control matter of the year - Americas at the GCR Awards 2018, beating nominees including Walgreens Boots Alliance/Rite Aid and Danone/White Wave.

Walter Merricks v Mastercard wins Litigation of the Year - non-cartel defence at GCR Awards 2018

Walter Merricks v Mastercard wins Litigation of the Year - non-cartel defence at GCR Awards 2018

11 April 2018

Walter Merricks v Mastercard, the €15.9 billion interchange fees case, has won litigation of the year - non-cartel defence at the GCR Awards 2018.