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The Concept of Full-Function Joint Venture in the EU
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union
  • August 8 2016

In the European Union (EU), at the inception of a joint venture (JV), parent companies must determine whether the newly created structure presents a


Merger control: gun jumping goes global
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union, USA
  • June 28 2010

Broadly defined, "gun jumping" refers to unlawful premerger coordination between the parties to an M&A transaction


Limitation periods for antitrust damages actions in the European Union
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union
  • 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


Exploitative abuses of a dominant position
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union
  • 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


Enforcement of antitrust rules to distribution agreements in Europe
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union
  • 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


Unfair Commercial Practices - The Italian Competition Authority and The Italian Communication Authority Sign a Memorandum of Understanding
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union, Italy
  • January 17 2017

On 13 January 2017, the Italian Competition Authority (AGCM) and the Italian Communication Authority (AGCOM) signed a memorandum of understanding


General Court of the EU Confirms Fines Imposed on Lundbeck and Generic Drug Manufacturers for Entering into Patent Settlements
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union
  • September 22 2016

On 8 September 2016, the General Court of the EU (GCEU) handed down five judgments upholding a decision by the Commission of 19 June 2013 imposing


Overview of the Proposed Reforms of the EU Merger Control Regime
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union
  • December 6 2016

In October 2016, the European Commission launched a public consultation to continue the process of identifying possible areas of the EU Merger


The EU Court of Justice Brings to an End Odile Jacob’s Fight Against Lagardère’s Purchase of Vivendi Universal Publishing
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union
  • January 29 2016

By its judgment of 28 January 2016 (C-51414 P, Editions Odile Jacob SAS v Commission), the European Court of Justice (Court) upheld the General


McDermott EU Competition Annual Review 2016
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union
  • February 2 2017

It is difficult for General Counsel and their teams to monitor all new developments adequately. With the growth of the Internet and the daily updates