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UPDATE: Estonian authority head steps down

Lawyer Evelin Pärn-Lee will replace Märt Ots as director general of the Estonian Competition Authority as the latter’s 14-year tenure comes to an end this week.

04 August 2022

Tickets available for GCR Live: Global Merger Control in Brussels

GCR Live: Global Merger Control is returning to Brussels in October, with panels discussing high-profile deals, novel theories of harm both within and outside the technology sector and the role of economics in merger assessment.

26 July 2022

Geradin Partners hires another ex-CMA official

Geradin Partners has added a former UK enforcer to its competition team in London and also poached an antitrust veteran from Van Bael & Bellis in Brussels.

19 July 2022

Indian firm loses four competition partners following restructuring announcement

A trio of competition partners has left L&L Partners to join DSK Legal as part of an exodus of 63 lawyers across several of the firm's practice areas, while another antitrust partner will move to Trilegal in the coming months.

19 July 2022

Norton Rose nabs local White & Case partner and taps Cole to lead in Brussels

Norton Rose Fulbright has recruited antitrust partner Alexandra Rogers from White & Case as it continues to bolster its practice in the EU capital following the hire of Miranda Cole.

12 July 2022

Pinheiro Neto hires former CADE official

Brazilian law firm Pinheiro Neto Advogados has recruited a former prosecutor at the country’s antitrust enforcer in a rare counsel hire.

11 July 2022

Community round-up: Firms promote in Mexico and Portugal

Morais Leitão Galvão Teles Soares da Silva & Associados and Baker McKenzie have each promoted an associate to partner in their respective offices in Lisbon and Mexico City.

08 July 2022

Caffarra partners with Keystone Strategy in Europe

Cristina Caffarra has stepped down as a senior consultant at Charles River Associates to steer Keystone Strategy’s new digital markets-focused European competition economics practice.

07 July 2022

French enforcer snags Hong Kong’s chief economist

Eshien Chong is stepping down as the chief economist of Hong Kong’s Competition Commission to take on the same role at France’s Competition Authority.

06 July 2022

Community round-up: Osborne Clarke partner appointed General Court judge

EU member state government representatives have appointed Osborne Clarke competition partner Steven Verschuur as a judge at the EU’s General Court, while Baker McKenzie has promoted a special counsel to its partnership in Beijing.

04 July 2022

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