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Schoenherr Attorneys at Law
The Austrian Federal Competition Authority (FCA), together with the German Federal Cartel Office (FCO), has published an update to its guidelines on the application of the transaction value thresholds.
Czech Republic
Bird & Bird
The Office for the Protection of Competition ("Office") once again confirmed its long-term position that associations of competitors should under no circumstances issue, ...
European Union
Bird & Bird
In a recent preliminary ruling, the European Court of Justice ("ECJ") established that lead registration programmes may under certain circumstances constitute...
Bird & Bird
Semiconductors are in short supply. Companies from virtually all sectors, including most notably electronics and automotive, are struggling with meeting customer demand.
France
Bird & Bird
The Paris Court of Appeal recently ruled on a follow-on damages case further to the so-called "dairy products" cartel that was sanctioned by the French Competition Authority (FCA) in 2015.
Ireland
Matheson
On 4 January 2022, Section 11 of the Public Health (Alcohol Act) 2018 on Minimum Unit Pricing ("MUP") came into force, making Ireland one of a small number of countries to introduce minimum pricing on alcohol...
Italy
Bird & Bird
With its decision issued on 23 November 2021, the Italian Competition Authority (the "AGCM") has fined Amazon and Apple for EUR 68.7 million and EUR 134.5 million, respectively.
Netherlands
Bird & Bird
On 26 November 2021, the Netherlands Authority for Consumers and Markets ("ACM") ceased its probe into agreements on wage increases between Dutch supermarkets.
Poland
Bird & Bird
At the end of November, the Polish Competition Authority (UOKiK) imposed a fine exceeding PLN 76 million (approx. EUR 16.5 million) on Eurocash for the...
Portugal
PLMJ
Some facts and figures that set out the landscape of merger control, antitrust enforcement and competition litigation in Portugal in 2021.
Sweden
Mannheimer Swartling
After many years of policy debates and legislative activity in Brussels, the food sector will now be covered by new sector-specific rules.
Turkey
ACTECON
With the recent decision given by the 13th Chamber of the Council of State on 24 May 2021
ACTECON
In the previous days, the Turkish Competition Authority ("TCA") has published its reasoned decision in which it conditionally cleared the merger transaction.
Nazali
In Turkish competition law, the procedures, and principles of the right of access to the file, which is provided to the parties of the investigation initiated by the Authority for the purpose...
Balcioglu Selçuk Ardiyok Keki Attorney Partnership
2020 and 2021 were rocky years not only for the entirety of the planet in general due to the raging pandemic, but also for undertakings active in Turkish retail.
ELIG Gürkaynak Attorneys-at-Law
The Turkish Competition Board ("Board") has recently assessed the allegations that Allergan İlaçları Ticaret A.Ş. ("Allergan") engaged in discriminatory conduct and abused its dominant position...
Esin Attorney Partnership
Rekabet Kurumu'nun ("Kurum") 2021 yılı Birleşme ve Devralma Raporu ("Rapor") 7 Ocak 2022 tarihinde Kurum'un internet sitesinde yayımlanmıştır.
Esin Attorney Partnership
On 7 January 2022, the Turkish Competition Authority's ("Authority") Mergers and Acquisitions Overview Report for 2021 ("Report") was published on the Authority's website.
UK
Bird & Bird
The CMA has now published its recommendations to the Secretary of State, setting out its assessment of what the future Vertical Agreement Block Exemption Order ("VABEO") should look like.
3D Legal
Competition litigation in Italy: Developments & Intricacies
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