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Merger control: gun jumping goes global

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union, USA
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  • June 28 2010

Broadly defined, "gun jumping" refers to unlawful premerger coordination between the parties to an M&A transaction

Exploitative abuses of a dominant position

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • August 31 2011

Although the application of Article 102 the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (TFEU), which prohibits the abuse of a dominant position, has been concerned mainly with exclusionary abuses, two recent casesconcerning Qualcomm and Rambusappear to indicate that the European Commission is shifting its focus from exclusionary abuses to exploitative abuses

Limitation periods for antitrust damages actions in the European Union

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • July 2 2014

The last decade or so has seen a marked increase in antitrust damages actions brought before the national courts of the EU Member States. As things

International news: focus on compliance - winter 2014

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • China, European Union, Germany, Global, USA
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  • December 2 2014

As regulatory oversight of companiesfrom Sarbanes Oxley and the Dodd-Frank Act to the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and the UK Bribery

Enforcement of antitrust rules to distribution agreements in Europe

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • July 14 2011

Some recent developments in the European antitrust legal arena demonstrate that the enforcement of antitrust rules in the distribution sector is clearly one of the main priorities on the agenda of the European antitrust authorities

EU national courts may have to order recovery of state aid before European Commission makes final decision

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union, France, Germany
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  • November 26 2013

The European Court of Justice decided on 21 November 2013 that EU national courts must assume that a measure qualifies as State aid, if the European

European General Court confirms parental liability for competition law infringements by 50:50 joint ventures

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • February 28 2012

The European General Court has confirmed a European Commission decision to hold chemical companies EI du Pont de Nemours and Dow Chemical jointly and severally liable for a fine imposed on their 50:50 joint venture for an infringement of European competition law

The EU Directive on Antitrust Damages Actions

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • January 7 2015

The EU Directive on Antitrust Damages Actions was formally adopted by the European Parliament and the EU Council on 26 November 2014 and was

The Advocate General of the EU clarifies position on enforcement of SEPs

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union, Germany
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  • December 30 2014

Despite the fact that standard-essential patents (SEPs) have been on the agenda of the European Union (EU) competition law debate for some time now

Commission approves Imperial Tobacco Altadis merger, subject to conditions

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • October 26 2007

The European Commission has approved the acquisition of the Franco-Spanish company, Altadis, by the UK company, Imperial Tobacco