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EU reminder to private equity firms of antitrust risks
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union
  • April 4 2014

On 2 April 2014, the European Commission fined 11 producers of underground and submarine high voltage power cables 302 million euro for participation


Updated merger filing rules in COMESA
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Africa
  • April 23 2015

The Council of Ministers of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa ("COMESA") has adopted an amendment to the COMESA Competition Rules on


Doing business in the UK - the regulatory environment
  • Hogan Lovells
  • United Kingdom
  • March 3 2015

This note describes In Brief terms the regulatory environment which will apply to a foreign corporation undertaking business in the United Kingdom


FTC announces changes to HSR and Clayton Act Section 8 jurisdictional thresholds
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • January 14 2013

On 10 January 2013, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) released the annual jurisdictional adjustments for premerger notification filings made


Supreme Court tightens the scope of antitrust immunity in Government-owned hospital mergers
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • February 22 2013

In a unanimous and favorable decision for the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), the Supreme Court found that the state action immunity doctrine does


EU daily update: competition - 071107
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union
  • November 7 2007

Dutch natural gas company Gasunie has taken a 9 stake in the Nord Stream pipeline project, which intends to carry gas directly from Russia to Germany and is controlled by Russian energy company Gazprom


MOFCOM issues conditional clearance of Russian potash merger and circulates two draft regulations for public comment
  • Hogan Lovells
  • China, Russia
  • June 23 2011

On June 2, 2011, the Ministry of Commerce (“MOFCOM”), China’s merger control authority, approved the proposed merger between two Russian potash producers, Uralkali and Silvinit, subject to conditions


Substantial reform of EU merger control on the cards
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union
  • July 11 2014

On 9 July 2014, the European Commission published a White Paper setting out proposals to amend the EU merger control system. The proposed reform of


EC consultation on cross-border mergers and divisions
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union
  • October 1 2014

The European Commission has published a consultation (in the form of an online questionnaire) to assess the functioning of the existing EU legal


The antitrust challenge to the St. Luke’sSaltzer Medical Group transaction: implications for hospitalphysician consolidations
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • March 10 2014

On January 24, 2014, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), along with the Idaho Attorney General and two local hospitals, prevailed in Idaho District