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John Temple Lang, 1937-2022

Members of the antitrust community have paid their respects to John Temple Lang, “one of the pillars of EU competition law”, who passed away last week aged 85.

09 November 2022

White & Case adds second competition partner in Australia

Belinda Harvey has joined White & Case in Sydney, as the firm looks to build out a full-service antitrust practice in Australia.

04 November 2022

McDermott Will & Emery boosts Brussels competition practice

Former European Commission case handler Stéphane Dionnet has left Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom to join the partnership at McDermott Will & Emery in Brussels.

02 November 2022

DOJ prosecutor joins Paul Weiss

Eyitayo “Tee” St Matthew-Daniel has left the Department of Justice to join Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison’s antitrust practice in New York.

01 November 2022

Departing CCI chair leaves impressive legacy, lawyers say

Local lawyers have praised departing Competition Commission of India chair Ashok Kumar Gupta for cementing the agency as a “bold” enforcer, unafraid to take on major technology companies.

27 October 2022

Robert Willig, 1947 – 2022

The antitrust community is mourning the loss of celebrated economist Robert Willig, who died on 21 October aged 75.

25 October 2022

Community round-up: Firms recruit new antitrust heads in London and Canada

Cozen O’Connor has hired a Cassels Brock & Blackwell partner to launch its new antitrust practice in Canada, while Paul Hastings has poached a lawyer from Proskauer Rose to lead its London antitrust team and Clifford Chance has made a counsel promotion.

19 October 2022

Australia taps new deputy chair for competition watchdog

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has a new deputy chair with the appointment of Catriona Lowe, who returns to the agency after serving in a host of regulatory positions.

19 October 2022

Phillips returns to Cravath

Former Federal Trade Commission member Noah Phillips has rejoined Cravath Swaine & Moore to co-chair the firm’s antitrust practice.

18 October 2022

PLMJ recruits from Gómez-Acebo & Pombo

Alexandra Dias Henriques has left Gómez-Acebo & Pombo to join PLMJ as senior counsel in Lisbon.

17 October 2022

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