Europe

Third parties can intervene in UK trucks claims

Interested parties not targeted by the trucks cartel follow-on damages claims will be entitled to make intervening arguments during the claimants’ applications for collective proceeding orders, the UK’s Competition Appeal Tribunal has said.

Sainsbury’s/Asda launch rare challenge to CMA’s Phase II timetable

EU court cuts pay-for-delay fine by €100 million

Austria may join Amazon “dual role” probe

A view from Brussels

Margrethe Vestager began her five-year term as European commissioner for competition in November 2014. With 18 months remaining, she spoke with Tom Madge-Wyld in May about falling leniency rates, hotel booking-style cross-border investigations, the need for interim measures and the purpose of her global public relations push.

DG Comp chief economist: Reverse burden of proof to catch killer acquisitions

Shifting the burden of proof onto larger companies to prove the efficiencies of their deals could be a way to deal with the problem of “killer acquisitions”, the European Commission’s chief competition economist has said.

Clifford Chance takes Herbert Smith partner

Michael Dietrich has joined Clifford Chance as partner in its Düsseldorf office, having managed Herbert Smith Freehills’ German competition practice since December 2017.

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