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Local bus investigation twists and turns
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 10 2011

The Competition Commission (CC) has unexpectedly added to its provisional findings in its local bus investigation, outlining concerns that certain operators may be segregating areas, seeking to protect their “core” territories


OFT abandons criminal cartel case in the automotive sector
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 21 2011

The Office of Fair Trading (OFT) closed its criminal investigation in the automotive sector on 4 October 2011


Alstom's claim of ineffectiveness against Eurostar contract is struck out
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 27 2011

On 13 July 2011, the High Court struck out Alstom’s application for a declaration of ineffectiveness against the award of a contract by Eurostar to Siemens


OFT recommends ban on surcharges for payment by debit cards
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 6 2011

In response to a “super-complaint” by the consumer organisation, Which?, the OFT has recommended that the Government prohibit retailers from imposing surcharges on payments for travel on debit cards


Market investigation into local bus services highlights competition concerns
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 12 2011

The Competition Commission has published the provisional findings of its market investigation into the operation of local bus services


OFT extends exemption for public transport ticketing schemes
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 4 2011

On the 10 February 2011 the Secretary of State extended the public transport ticketing schemes block exemption (Ticketing Block Exemption) by a further five years until February 2016


Surprise investigation of truck companies
  • Nabarro LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • February 3 2011

On 18 January 2011, dawn raids were carried out in several EU Member States on a number of major truck manufacturing companies


Car club merger provisionally cleared following in-depth investigation
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 29 2010

The acquisition by Zipcar Inc of its rival Streetcar Limited was provisionally approved by the Competition Commission (CC) on 18 November 2010


High Court declines to grant interim injunction against Eurostar’s contract award
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 16 2010

On 29 October 2010, the High Court refused an application by Alstom to grant an interim injunction to prevent Eurostar from awarding a contract to Siemens for ten new high speed trains


Competition Commission acted irrationally in blocking StagecoachPreston Bus merger
  • Nabarro LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 7 2010

Th e Competition Appeal Tribunal (CAT) has given its ruling on the appeal by Stagecoach against the Competition Commission's (CC) final report blocking the StagecoachPreston Bus Limited (PBL) merger