Physician Groups Next Enforcement Frontier Healthcare Provider Mergers

Physician Groups – The Next Enforcement Frontier for Healthcare Provider Mergers?

The Federal Trade Commission’s recent announcement that it will be undertaking a retrospective study of physician group consolidations may signal an increased focus on...
On the Competitive Effects of Single-Homing: The Case of Hybrid Marketplaces

On the Competitive Effects of Single-Homing: The Case of Hybrid Marketplaces

By revisiting the “competitive bottleneck” hypothesis in the context of multi-sided platform competition, this paper shows that the existence of single-homing consumers needs not...
Big Data and Competition in China: Antitrust Regulation and Beyond

Big Data and Competition in China: Antitrust Regulation and Beyond

Today, companies have had no doubt that they compete in terms of data. Data feeds companies to improve the quality of their products, to...
European Competition Law Purchasing Alliances

European Competition Law Scrutiny of Purchasing Alliances

It seems undeniable that within the EU interest is growing in purchasing alliances and particularly in the grocery retail sector. However, care must be...
CPI Talks with Mr. Samuel Chan

CPI Talks… with Mr. Samuel Chan

In the second of this month’s editions of CPI Talks… we have the pleasure of speaking to Mr. Samuel Chan, Chairman of the Hong...
Open Banking in Brazil

Open Banking in Brazil: A “Disruptive Step” Towards the Increasing of...

Following an upward trend in the global agenda for digital-driven economies, Open Banking has emerged as a hot topic in Brazil. Since 2018, the...
SEP Expert Group Report A Look Into the IoT Future of SEP Licensing

SEP Expert Group Report: A Look Into the IoT Future of...

By Igor Nikolic* & Niccolò Galli†   The EU Institutions have been interested in improving the predictability, reliability and transparency of the standard-essential patent (“SEP”) licensing...
Vertical Integration Antitrust Healthcare Industry

Stacking the Blocks: Vertical Integration and Antitrust in the Healthcare Industry

For many decades, the U.S. healthcare industry mostly consisted of a diversity of unintegrated physicians, hospitals, and insurers. Over the last 10 to 15...
Do Algorithms Communicate With Each Other and What Does This Mean for the Application of Competition/Antitrust Law?

Do Algorithms Communicate With Each Other and What Does This Mean...

One of the issues for discussion among scholars of competition law in the digital space is collusion, and the ineffectiveness of competition law to...

Section 230 Reform in an Era of Big Tech – Ten...

Below, we have provided the full transcript of our interview with Senator Ron Wyden that was part of our virtual event, Section 230 Reform...
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