The U.S./EC Antitrust Cooperation Agreement: Genesis, Innovation, and Early Implementation

James Rill, Oct 14, 2011 The antitrust agreement between the United States and the European Commission,  which has now passed its 20th birthday, constitutes a...

Intel and McAfee”Antitrust is Getting it Right in High Tech

Christopher Thomas, Jan 27, 2011 The European Commission has just (January 26, 2011) approved the acquisition by Intel of McAfee, following the U.S. Federal Trade...

AUG-11(2)

In this issue: For our summer finale, we present an antipasto of three mini symposia. The first includes papers inspired by the recent OECD conference,...

Price Theory and Merger Guidelines, II

Sonia Jaffe, Glen Weyl, Mar 14, 2011 The innovations of the new U.K. and U.S. merger guidelines released last year have excited many economists. On...

The Adoption of Screening Tools by Competition Authorities

ICNKai Huschelrath, Ulrich Laitenberger, Sep 28, 2011 These days, the fight against hard-core cartels is ranked high on the agenda of many competition authorities around...

U.S. Discovery of European Union and U.S. Leniency Applications and Other...

Samuel Miller, Kristina Nordlander, James Owens, Jan 07, 2011 An issue of growing importance in global competition law is the risk that materials produced pursuant...

Crony Capitalism and Antitrust

Maurice Stucke, Oct 31, 2011 This flexibility in legal standards is attractive to testifying experts, lobbyists, and antitrust counsel who "know" and "can work" with...

Detection and Compliance in Cartel Policy

Daniel Sokol, Sep 28, 2011 In the past few years, companies around the world have spent an increasing amount of resources addressing issues broadly classified...

Keywords: Google, European Commission. Anyone Feeling Lucky?

Lia Vitzilaiou, Jan 27, 2011 On November 30, 2010, the European Commission issued a press release which many were worried about, others looking forward to,...

Merger Control Under the New Brazilian Competition Law

Paulo Leonardo Casagrande, Caio Mario da Silva Pereira Neto, Nov 30, 2011 On November 30, 2011, Law n. 12.529—the New Brazilian Competition Law—was formally enacted...
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