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UK Worried About Competition After Trailer Parts Merger

Universal Components’ purchase of 3G raises competition concerns in the wholesale supply of commercial vehicle and trailer parts, a Competition and Markets Authority (CMA)...
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Let’s Call The Whole Thing Off: Outcome-Critical UK Intervention In US-Centric...

By Simon Pritchard, Jonathan Ford & Verity Egerton-Doyle (Linklaters) And the music stops. Texas-based Sabre Corp. had beaten the DOJ in federal court in the agency’s challenge...
COVID-19 Gouging

UK’s CMA Seeks New Powers To Tackle COVID-19 Profiteering

The UK competition watchdog has lobbied the government for emergency powers to crack down on companies profiteering from the pandemic after finding itself hamstrung...
UK

MasterCard Faces UK Supreme Court Over Antitrust Class Action Suit

MasterCard faces two days in front of Britain's highest court to determine whether it potentially owes every adult in the UK a collective £14billion,...
UK

UK To Suspend Competition Law To Support Isle of Wight Ferry...

Competition law is to be temporarily suspended to allow ferry operators to maintain a crucial lifeline between the Isle of Wight and the mainland. The...
COVID-19

UK Watchdog Could Seek Emergency Powers During Coronavirus Crisis

Profiteers seeking to exploit panicked shoppers by hiking the price of essential goods face a crackdown from the UK’s competition watchdog. The Competition and Markets...
CMA

CMA Digital Markets Taskforce Releases Guidance On Terms Of Reference

“Technology is a force for good in the UK. Digital innovation is a major driver of opportunity, productivity and creativity across the whole economy.” The...
UK

UK Educational Publishing Merger Raises Competition Concerns

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) is concerned that the loss of competition brought about by the proposed merger of book publishers McGraw-Hill and...
CMA

CMA Welcomes Appeals Court Ruling In Phenytoin Case

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) will now carefully review the elements that the court has decided to refer back to it, as it...
Andrew Tyrie

CMA’s Andrew Tyrie Says Regulators Are Too Lax On Digital Mergers

The chair of the UK competition watchdog Andrew Tyrie has said regulators have been too lax on digital mergers, while calling for stronger powers...
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