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Dodoo: “some latitude” needed in Asia on information exchange

Dodoo: “some latitude” needed in Asia on information exchange

Premium 03 March 2016

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer China antitrust co-head Ninette Dodoo today argued that in the Asian context, information exchange should be distinguished from anti-competitive activities. Sonya Lalli at GCR Live in Singapore

Agencies must believe fix-it-first remedies do just that, lawyers say

Agencies must believe fix-it-first remedies do just that, lawyers say

Premium 03 March 2016

While the success or failure of fix-it-first merger remedies will hinge on the facts of the case, companies and their counsel must always convince antitrust enforcers that their proposed divestiture represents a victory for the agency and the country’s consumers, a top Asia-based competition lawyer said today. Ron Knox at GCR Live in Singapore

Article 102 – navigating the compliance maze

Article 102 – navigating the compliance maze

Premium 10 February 2016

A panel moderated by RBB Economics partner and co-founder Derek Ridyard at GCR Live: Brussels in November discussed some of the hottest issues in European abuse of dominance law.

Gelfand: US will go to court when merger proponents ‘litigate the fix’

Gelfand: US will go to court when merger proponents ‘litigate the fix’

Premium 08 February 2016

The US Department of Justice is ready to fight a merger in court if the companies say they are willing to have a judge decide whether their proposed divestiture would be adequate to solve competition concerns, the deputy head of the antitrust division said. Ron Knox at GCR Live in Miami

Feinstein: Steris shows gap between agencies and courts

Feinstein: Steris shows gap between agencies and courts

Premium 05 February 2016

Deborah Feinstein, the head of the US Federal Trade Commission’s bureau of competition, trudged down a perhaps painful path today as she outlined what she believed went wrong in the agency’s failed challenge to the Steris/Synergy merger. Ron Knox at GCR Live in Miami

Hesse: DoJ’s system for case and merger review isn’t static

Hesse: DoJ’s system for case and merger review isn’t static

Premium 05 February 2016

Renata Hesse, who oversees the US Department of Justice’s criminal and civil antitrust operations, says the agency’s antitrust division continues to adjust the way it analyses cases and transactions as market circumstances change. Alex Wilts at GCR Live in Miami.

Last chance to buy GCR Live Brussels tickets

Last chance to buy GCR Live Brussels tickets

Premium 05 November 2015

GCR Live 7th Annual Brussels: The conference about the bigger picture starts on Monday, and promises to be one of the highlights of the antitrust year.

Last chance to buy discounted tickets for GCR Live Hong Kong: Focus on China

Last chance to buy discounted tickets for GCR Live Hong Kong: Focus on China

Premium 15 October 2015

The inaugural GCR LiveHong Kong: Focus on China conference takes place at the end of this month, with early-bird discounted tickets still available until the end of tomorrow.

Last chance to buy discounted GCR Live: Competition Litigation tickets

Last chance to buy discounted GCR Live: Competition Litigation tickets

Premium 29 September 2015

The president of the UK’s competition appeal tribunal will headline GCR Live’s 7th Annual Competition Litigation conference in London.

GCR Live brings top current and ex enforcers to New York

GCR Live brings top current and ex enforcers to New York

Premium 21 August 2015

The third annual GCR Live New York event is less than a month away, and promises a series of fascinating discussions among some of the most important people in competition enforcement, their predecessors, and in-house counsel.