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Focus on regulatory law - March 2015

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union, France
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  • April 4 2015

In a 2009 opinion issued at the request of the French regulator for electronic and postal communications (ARCEP) the French Competition Authority

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

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

Maritime transport subject to EU general competition law guidelines from 26 September 2013

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • February 25 2013

Up until 18 September 2006, maritime transport services were exempt from the EU competition rules in respect of liner conferences. In addition

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

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

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

Vertical Restraints Block Exemption Regulation (29701999EC) and guidelines: online sales, exclusive and selective distribution

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • June 30 2010

The Vertical Restraints Block Exemption Regulation (29701999EC) expired on 31 May 2010 and, following a consultation on its replacement, the European Commission has adopted a new Vertical Restraints Block Exemption Regulation (3302010EC) which came into force on 1 June 2010

Commission initiates proceedings against record companies and apple over I-Tunes

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • April 6 2007

The European Commission has sent a Statement of Objections to major record companies and Apple for having agreed territorial restrictions by which consumers are unable to buy music from iTunes on-line stores other than those of their country of residence