(Nearly) A Century with the ICN

By Maria Coppola, Elizabeth Kraus, Cynthia Lagdameo, Paul O’Brien & Randolph Tritell (Federal Trade Commission)1   Nearly twenty years after its founding, the International Competition Network...
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Cartels & the Politics of Competition Law Enforcement in Pakistan

By Amber Darr (Coventry University)1   When Pakistan promulgated the Competition Ordinance in October 2007, it became the second South Asian country to adopt a competition...
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Uncertainty in U.S. Price-Gouging Law Compliance and Defense

Allegations of price gouging are ubiquitous in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Since the late 1970s, 40 U.S. states have enacted...
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European Court of Justice Paroxetine Ruling Provides Guidance on Patent Settlement...

Jan Blockx (University of Antwerp)1 Introduction Twelve years ago, on January 15, 2008, the European Commission used its power to conduct unannounced inspections in a sector...

Cartels as Crisis Management: Why Collusion May Be Inevitable During Economic...

The impact of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has been relentless, both from direct affliction with the virus itself and from the economic...

Can Digital Data be Replaced? Data Substitutability is the Key

The question of whether digital data constitute a barrier to entry or an essential facility does not admit a “one-size-fits-all” answer: only...
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Professional and Trade Associations Back on the Antitrust Front

By Eduardo Frade Trade and professional associations are a type of collaboration between competitors that generate several interesting and...

Big Data, Big Target for EU Antitrust Enforcement?

In her new five-year mandate as Competition Commissioner, Commission Executive Vice-President Vestager will be considering changes to EU antitrust enforcement in relation...

Call of Duty: The Yet Unknown Battlegrounds of EU Competition Law...

Esports or professional video gaming, is taking the world (of sports) by storm. So far, this relatively new and booming sector has...

The New Tentacle of EU Competition Law: Tools to Control Foreign-Subsidised...

We live in a world where the boundaries of antitrust seem to be ever expanding. Antitrust is both a sponge, absorbing up...

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