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European Commission Final Report on E-Commerce Sector Inquiry
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union
  • May 16 2017

As part of its Digital Single Market strategy, in May 2015 the Commission launched an inquiry into e-commerce with the aim of obtaining an overview of


European Commission Approves Microsoft Acquisition of LinkedIn Subject to Conditions
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union
  • May 16 2017

On 6 December 2016, the European Commission cleared the acquisition of LinkedIn by Microsoft, subject to Microsoft granting LinkedIn's competitors


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


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


Overview of the Proposed Reforms of the EU Merger Control Regime
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • April 18 2017

In the past couple of years, the European Commission has decided to review and evaluate the functioning of different aspects of the EU merger control


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


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


EU Commission Fines Facebook EUR 110 million for Providing Incorrect or Misleading Information
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union
  • May 19 2017

The Commission's EUR 110 million fine on Facebook for breach of its procedural obligations under the EU merger control rules underscores the need to


European distribution: antitrust pitfalls arising out of warranty repair services
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union
  • October 19 2010

In the context of its preliminary antitrust investigation into Apple's iPhone guarantee policies, the European Commission has confirmed that, in order not to infringe competition rules, suppliers should provide EU-wide warranty services, regardless of the EUEEA country where the product was purchased