UBER

OTT are Ubers and ECS are Taxis. Or Not?

By Raymundo Enriquez & Gerardo Calderon - In this article, the authors discuss the views of actors from the established Electronic Communication Services, who support regulating...

The Resurrection of Essential Facilities Doctrine and Its Applicability in India

By Kalyani Singh The controversial essential facilities doctrine recently seems to have resurfaced amidst recent developments in competition law. Specifically, the doctrine has found itself...
FRAND and the Smallest Saleable Unit

FRAND and the Smallest Saleable Unit

By Joseph Kattan, Janusz Ordover & Allan Shampine - This article discusses the intersection between the SSU rule and FRAND requirements. The FRAND concept intersects...

The Meaning of “Anticompetitive Effects” Under Article 102 TFEU

By Massimiliano Kadar Countless pages have been written to date on the effects that a given conduct needs to produce in order for it to...
Innovation Under Threat? An Assessment of the Evidence for Patent Holdup and Royalty Stacking in SEP-Intensive, IT Industries

Innovation Under Threat? An Assessment of the Evidence for Patent Holdup...

By Alexander Galetovic & Stephen Haber - Many authors argue that innovation in IT is under threat.For many years Patent Holdup Theory has influenced antitrust...

Why ex-post evaluation is so important (and so little used) in...

By Juan Delgado and Hector Otero This article explores why the ex-post analysis of antitrust and mergers decisions is important, how it can be performed...
Market Dominance Under The Anti-Monopoly Law: SAIC’s Landmark Decision On Tetra Pak

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...
Exploiting Others’ Investments in Open Standards

Exploiting Others’ Investments in Open Standards

This article is concerned with “unilateral” de facto standards that arise from later entrants adopting products or technologies employed by an established player. Unilateral...
M&A

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....

Extra-Jurisdictional Remedies Involving Patent Licensing

By Koren Wong-Ervin, Bruce H. Kobayashi, Douglas H. Ginsburg & Joshua D. Wright -  This article discusses the various approaches taken by competition agencies thus far...
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