Bank Mergers And Systemic Risk

By Zsolt Macskasi -  In this article, the author begins with a brief description of the regulatory environment and the recent history of bank mergers in...

Analyzing The Geographic Market In Hospital Mergers: Travel Patterns Take A...

By Andrea Levine & Andy Hasty - This article looks at recent hospital merger cases which highlight not only the importance of a properly defined geographic...

Market Dominance Under The Anti-Monopoly Law: SAIC’s Landmark Decision On Tetra...

By Vanessa Yanhua Zhang, John Jiong Gong & Amanda Jing Yang - On November 16, 2016, SAIC issued a press release on its over-four-year investigation...

Unexplained Mysteries Of The Energy Market Investigation

By Mark Friend - In its final report on the Energy Market Investigation, the UK Competition and Markets Authority (“CMA”) announced its intention to impose a...

Bathtub Conspiracies – An Indian Competition Law Perspective

By Ravisekhar Nair & Aakarsh Narula - The Competition Commission of India (“CCI”) has become one of India’s most active regulators. The wide-ranging commercial implications...

Challenge Restraints And The Scope Of The Patent

By Erik Hovenkamp - Challenge restraints are used within a variety of different patent agreements – ranging from ordinary licensing deals to “reverse settlements” – with...

Antitrust Chronicle – Telecommunications

Letter from the Editor Dear Readers, This month, the Antitrust Chronicle brings you a special edition on antitrust issues in the telecoms sector, focusing on...

CPI Talks: Interview with Commissioner Maria Elena Estavillo, Mexican Telecom Regulator

In this interesting interview, Commissioner Estavillo addresses questions concerning the telecom reforms in Mexico, the asymmetric regulation applied to incumbents to introduce competition in...

Mobile Fixation? A Review of Recent EC Decisions in the Telecoms...

By Sascha Schubert - The EU telecoms sector has gone through several years of intense M&A activity, characterized by horizontal 4:3 mobile consolidation on the one...

Telecoms Mergers under the EU Merger Regulation: A New Frame of...

By Antonio Bavasso & Dominic Long - The Commission has developed a rich decisional practice in response to a wave of consolidation in the telecoms sector....

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