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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

CJEU rules maximum cartel fine applies only to infringing subsidiary turnover and reduces fine by 17 million

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • September 10 2014

On 4 September 2014, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) confirmed that the maximum fine of 10 per cent of turnover imposed on the

New EU Competition Commissioner’s priorities for 2014-2019: hearing before the European Parliament

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • October 6 2014

Margrethe Vestager, former Deputy Prime Minister of Denmark, is designated to become the next EU Competition Commissioner in November 2014. The EU

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

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

Commission clears TomTom's acquisition of Tele Atlas without conditions

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union, Netherlands
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  • May 16 2008

The European Commission has approved the proposed acquisition of Tele Atlas by TomTom, both of the Netherlands

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

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

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’s top court rules cartel victims can claim damages from cartelists despite no contractual link

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • June 10 2014

In a landmark ruling, the EU's top court, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) in Kone and Others C-55712 of 5 June 2014, has held that, where a