The Private Enforcement of the Competition Rules in the European Union – A New Starting Line?

Sep 04, 2013 CPI Europe Column edited by Anna Tzanaki (Competition Policy International) presents: The Private Enforcement of the Competition Rules in the European Union – A New Starting Line? by Valentin Mircea (Vice President, Romanian Competition Council) (Click here for a PDF version of the article.) Intro by Anna Tzanaki (Competition Policy International) Our […]

A New Episode in the Stock Exchange Mergers Saga: Intercontinental Exchange (ICE)/New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)

Ioannis Kokkoris, Jul 26, 2013 CPI Europe Column edited by Anna Tzanaki (Competition Policy International) presents: A New Episode in the Stock Exchange Mergers Saga: Intercontinental Exchange (ICE)/New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) by Professor Ioannis Kokkoris (Center for Commercial Law and Financial Regulation) (Click here for a PDF version of the article.) Intro by Anna […]

Online Platforms: Retailers, Genuine Agents or None of the Above?

Jun 20, 2013 CPI Europe Column edited by Anna Tzanaki (Competition Policy International) presents: Online Platforms: Retailers, Genuine Agents or None of the Above? by Matthew Bennett (Charles River Associates) (Click here for a PDF version of the article.)   Introduction by Europe Column editor Anna Tzanaki In our June edition of the Europe Column, […]

Injunctions And Standard Essential Patents (SEPs): The Problems Of Arguing From The Particular To The General

Robert O’Donoghue, May 23, 2013 CPI Europe Column edited by Anna Tzanaki (Competition Policy International) presents: Injunctions And Standard Essential Patents (SEPs): The Problems Of Arguing From The Particular To The General by Robert O’Donoghue* (Brick Court Chambers) (Click here for a PDF version of the article.)   Introduction by Europe Column editor Anna Tzanaki […]

Devising Pro-Competitive Rebates

Apr 18, 2013 CPI Europe Column edited by Anna Tzanaki (Competition Policy International) presents: Devising Pro-Competitive Rebates by Hans Zenger (Charles River Associates) (Click here for a PDF version of the article.)   Introduction by Europe Column editor Anna Tzanaki In this month’s Europe Column, we are delighted to host Hans Zenger, winner of the […]

Microsoft Fined for Non-Compliance: A Game-Changer in Antitrust Settlements

Mar 21, 2013 CPI Europe Column edited by Anna Tzanaki (Competition Policy International) presents: Microsoft Fined for Non-Compliance: A Game-Changer in Antitrust Settlements by Mario Mariniello (Bruegel) (Click here for a PDF version of the article.)   Introduction by Europe Column editor Anna Tzanaki Our March Europe Column is dedicated to the Commission’s landmark decision […]

H3G/Orange Austria – Mobile consolidation and regulatory reaction

Antonio Bavasso, Dominic Long, Dec 20, 2012 In this moth’s Europe column, Antonio Bavasso and Dominic Long (Allen & Overy LLP) discuss the EU Commission’s landmark clearance of the Orange Austria acquisition by H3G. The much-awaited decision came down last week, reaffirming the EC’s traditional approach to merger control with a central focus on short […]

Seven Principles for Reforming Financial Benchmarks

Rosa Abrantes-Metz, David Evans, Mar 05, 2013 (Click here for a PDF version of the article.) A number of regulators have been looking at how to dig financial markets out of the Libor mess. There isn’t much disagreement that bank-run benchmarks based on made-up numbers that can be readily manipulated have to be very significantly […]

Expedia and Booking.com: Agent or Distributor?

Ioannis Kokkoris, Jan 24, 2013 CPI Europe Column edited by Anna Tzanaki (Competition Policy International) presents: Expedia and Booking.com: Agent or Distributor? by Ioannis Kokkoris* (University of Reading) (Click here for a PDF version of the article.)   * Professor of Law and Economics, Consultant and Executive Director, Centre for Commercial Law and Financial Regulation […]

Europe Column

Cartel Leniency & Immunity: The Mysterious Case of the Missing Markers by Oliver Bretz & Sarah Long (Euclid Law) UK Retail Banking Investigation Fails to Meet Challenger Banks’ Expectations by James C. Cooper, Douglas H. Ginsburg, Bruce H. Kobayashi, Koren W. Wong-Ervin & Joshua D. Wright (Global Antitrust Institute, George Mason University) UK Retail Banking […]