Consideration of Public Interest Factors in Antitrust Merger Control

Mar 25, 2015 CPI ICN Column edited by Maria Coppola (U.S. Federal Trade Commission) Public Companies and Competition Law: The Launching of an ICN Project – Dave Poddar & Gemma Stooke1 (Clifford Chance LLP) (Click here for a PDF version of the article.) Introduction At a time when the International Competition Network’s (“ICN”) widely acclaimed […]

‘Learning from each other’s experiences’ – a review of the ICN Merger Workshop on cross-border cooperation

Feb 06, 2015 CPI ICN Column edited by Maria Coppola (U.S. Federal Trade Commission) ‘Learning from each other’s experiences’ – a review of the ICN Merger Workshop on cross-border cooperation. – Alex Baker (Click here for a PDF version of the article.) ‘Workshops of this kind will give us an immense opportunity to learn from […]

Confidentiality During Competition Investigations: Comparing the Perspective of Agencies and Practitioners

Oct 23, 2014 CPI ICN Column edited by Maria Coppola (U.S. Federal Trade Commission) Confidentiality During Competition Investigations: Comparing the Perspective of Agencies and Practitioners – Andressa Lin Fidelis & Paul O’Brien1 (Click here for a PDF version of the article.) In 2012, the International Competition Network’s (ICN) Agency Effectiveness Working Group (AEWG) began a […]

The ICN’s Recommended Practices on Competition Assessment: Reflections on Measuring Competitive Harm

Sep 22, 2014 CPI ICN Column edited by Maria Coppola (U.S. Federal Trade Commission) The ICN’s Recommended Practices on Competition Assessment: Reflections on Measuring Competitive Harm – Alden F. Abbott (Edwin Meese III Center for Legal and Judicial Studies, Heritage Foundation)1 (Click here for a PDF version of the article.) The International Competition Network’s (ICN) […]

Thinking About Procedural Fairness of Competition Law Enforcement Across Jurisdictions: A Suggested Principled Approach

Apr 23, 2014 CPI ICN Column edited by Maria Coppola (U.S. Federal Trade Commission) Thinking About Procedural Fairness of Competition Law Enforcement Across Jurisdictions: A Suggested Principled Approach – Stanley Wong (SW Law Corporation)* (Click here for a PDF version of the article.) It is an increasingly common feature today in an international gathering of […]

ICN’s Merger Working Group: A Driver of International Cooperation

Mar 04, 2014 CPI ICN Column edited by Maria Coppola (U.S. Federal Trade Commission) ICN’s Merger Working Group: A Driver of International Cooperation – Molly Askin and Paul O’Brien* (US Federal Trade Commission) (Click here for a PDF version of the article.) One of the four tenets in the International Competition Network’s mission statement is […]

Some Thoughts on “Advocacy: A Driver For Change” – ICN Workshop, December 12-13, 2013, Rome

Jan 23, 2014 CPI ICN Column edited by Maria Coppola (U.S. Federal Trade Commission) Some Thoughts on “Advocacy: A Driver For Change” – ICN Workshop, December 12-13, 2013, Rome – Alessandra Tonazzi and Michele Pacillo* (Italian Competition Authority) (Click here for a PDF version of the article.) In December, the Italian Competition Authority hosted the […]

Agency-Party Engagement During Competition Investigations: Perspectives from the ICN’s Investigative Process Project

Nov 30, 2013 CPI ICN Column edited by Maria Coppola (U.S. Federal Trade Commission) Agency-Party Engagement During Competition Investigations: Perspectives from the ICN’s Investigative Process Project – Paul O’Brien* (US Federal Trade Commission) (Click here for a PDF version of the article.) The International Competition Network has an ongoing, multi-year project on competition agencies’ investigative […]

Chair’s Report: 2012-2013 ICN Accomplishments

Eduardo Perez-Motta, Sep 09, 2013 CPI ICN Column edited by Maria Coppola (U.S. Federal Trade Commission) Chair’s Report: 2012-2013 ICN Accomplishments – Eduardo Pérez Motta (President, Mexican Federal Competition Commission and Chair, International Competition Network, 2012-2013) (Click here for a PDF version of the article.) In April 2012 I became Chair of the International Competition […]