Stikeman Elliott LLP
One of the recent amendments to the Competition Act has the potential to seriously chill price competition by leading Canadian businesses.
On June 23, 2022, significant amendments to Canada's Competition Act became law. The amendments can be broken down into five categories: Abuse of Dominance, Criminal Cartel and Competitor...
As discussed in last month's edition, on June 23, 2022, significant amendments to the Canadian Competition Act became law.
Dominance Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of Chile, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
On July 25, 2022, in order to support and guarantee the development of a unified national market in accordance with the law, the Supreme People's Court officially released...
Winston & Strawn LLP
China's Anti-Monopoly Law (AML) was significantly amended in June 2022, with changes taking effect August 1, 2022. Businesses contemplating mergers, acquisitions, or joint ventures should be aware...
To date there also has been a provision whereby parties could voluntarily notify a merger or acquisition.
Following its exit from the European Union, the United Kingdom (UK) is no longer bound by the EU's rules governing public subsidies. At the end of April 2022, the UK Parliament passed...
Herbert Smith Freehills
In advance of the next edition of Cartel Intel, Brussels Partner Daniel Vowden sat down with Ashley Brickles, Senior Managing Director at FTI Consulting, to discuss the changed nature of ...
In many merger cases, the core competition concern is that the loss of rivalry between two merging competitors may render it profitable for the merged business to unilaterally worsen...
Morrison & Foerster LLP
The EU General Court ("General Court") has confirmed that the European Commission ("Commission") can examine deals that do not trigger merger control thresholds in the EU or any EEA Member State...
Merger Control Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of European Union, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
Dittmar & Indrenius
The Finnish Market Court has imposed its first fine for resale price maintenance for over a decade. The judgment follows a European trend of competition authorities pursuing and fining resale price maintenance.
Oppenhoff & Partner
Antitrust law currently entails innovations for e-commerce on an almost daily basis. Besides the advancing regulation of gatekeepers, the "rules of the game" of distribution-related antitrust law...
Schoenherr Attorneys at Law
In August 2022 the Hungarian Competition Authority (GVH) closed its accelerated sector inquiry into the market for insulation materials, providing recommendations to...
Cartels Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of India, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
1.1. After a long wait, on August 05, 2022, the Central Government introduced the Competition (Amendment) Bill, 2022 ("Bill") amending the current provisions of the Competition Act, 2002 ("Competition Act")...
Khaitan & Co LLP
On 5 August 2022, the Government of India tabled the Competition (Amendment) Bill, 2022 (Bill), in the lower house of the Indian Parliament.
Obhan & Associates
The Competition (Amendment) Bill, 2022 (Bill No. 185 of 2022) (the "Bill") was introduced in the Lok Sabha on August 5, 2022.
The Competition (Amendment) Act 2022 (the "Act") was signed into law on 29 June 2022. The primary purpose of the Act is to implement the ECN+ Directive ("ECN+")...