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Follow-on Damages for Anti-Competitive Conduct in South Africa: A Need for Legislative Intervention?

September, 2017 Follow-on Damages for Anti-Competitive Conduct in South Africa: A Need for Legislative Intervention?  – By John Oxenham, Director of Primerio, and Michael-James Currie Introduction Although still...

Attorney-Client Privilege in Competition Law Proceedings: Primed for Convergence? An Example from Mexico

By Russell Damtoft & Paul O’Brien (United States Federal Trade Commission)1 Attorney-client, or legal professional privilege, is a critical aspect of due process in competition proceedings. It is recognized by...

ECJ Ruling on Paroxetine

By James Killick, Marc Israel, Jérémie Jourdan & Aqeel Kadri (White & Case LLP)1 On January 30, 2020 (just sneaking in before Brexit), the European Court of Justice ruled in...

ICN Merger Workshop 2020 – Melbourne

By Alexander Baker (Fingleton)1 Are laws and competition authorities getting the balance right in merger control? Is there too much overenforcement (false positives) or too much underenforcement (false negatives)? These...

Proposed Amendments to China’s Anti-Monopoly Law: What are the Changes and What to Expect?

By Fay Zhou, Arthur Peng, Vivian Cao & Xi Liao1 The Chinese State Administration for Market Regulation (“SAMR”) published on January 2, 2020 draft amendments...

CPI Talks… with Senator Mike Lee

In this edition of CPI Talks, we have the pleasure of speaking with Senator Mike Lee, senior U.S. Senator for Utah, and Chair of...

Market Studies Arrive in New Zealand: First Learnings from the...

By Dr. Mark Berry (Barrister, Auckland)1 I. Introduction New Zealand has arrived late to the world of market studies. Legislation enabling the New Zealand Commerce Commission (“NZCC”) to undertake market studies...

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Mergers

High-Profile Merger Filings in 2019: An Analysis of Conditionally Approved...

This article focuses on the five conditional approvals issued by the Chinese antitrust authority in 2019. There five such cases, i.e., KLA-Tencor/Orbotech, Cargotec/TTS, II-VI/Finisar, Garden Bio/DSM and...

Monopolies

Proposed Amendments to China’s Anti-Monopoly Law: What are the Changes and What...

By Fay Zhou, Arthur Peng, Vivian Cao & Xi Liao1 The Chinese State Administration for Market Regulation (“SAMR”) published on January 2, 2020 draft amendments to the Anti-Monopoly Law for...

Information Exchange among Competitors: The Lay of the Land of Enforcement in...

Information Exchange among Competitors: The Lay of the Land of Enforcement in Brazil1 By Ana Paula Martinez2 & Mariana Tavares de Araujo3 (Levy & Salomão Advogados) I. Introduction Prosecution against hard-core cartels has...

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