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The Advocate General of the EU clarifies position on enforcement of SEPs
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • Germany, European Union
  • 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


International news: focus on compliance - winter 2014
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • China, European Union, Germany, Global, USA
  • 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


German court rejects National Competition Authority liability for damages after unlawful prohibition of a merger
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union, Germany
  • March 27 2014

The Higher Regional Court in Düsseldorf yesterday dismissed an action for damages of 1.1 billion brought by GN Store Nord against the


Yet another health reform and seizure of retiring doctors' practices
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • Germany
  • February 19 2014

The new German government intends to increase competition in the healthcare sector by varying insurance premiums


EU national courts may have to order recovery of state aid before European Commission makes final decision
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union, France, Germany
  • 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


New German Cartel Fine Guidelines
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • Germany
  • June 27 2013

The German Federal Cartel Office has just published new Guidelines on the Setting of Fines for antitrust law infringements. With these guidelines


Germany: new fining guidelines
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • Germany
  • June 25 2013

The German Federal Cartel Office (FCO) has recently published new Guidelines for the Setting of Fines. These guidelines implement the recent decision


UK Government announces proposals for an “opt-out” collective competition damages action
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • France, Germany, Italy, United Kingdom
  • March 7 2013

On 29 January 2013, the UK Government's Department for Business, Innovation & Skills announced new proposals designed to improve the ability for


German Federal Cartel Office levies administrative fine due to incomplete merger notification
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • Germany
  • January 24 2013

The German Federal Cartel Office (FCO) has imposed an administrative fine for the submission of incomplete information in a merger notification. The


Germany amends competition law: key changes
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • Germany
  • October 30 2012

On 18 October, the German Federal Parliament (Bundestag) adopted several changes to German competition law