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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


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


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


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


COMSEA Merger Assessment Guidelines clarify jurisdictional test and notification requirements
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union
  • November 13 2014

The long-awaited Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) Merger Assessment Guidelines (the Merger Guidelines) were finally adopted in


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


The European Commission Fines Truck Manufacturers a Record 2.93 billion for Cartel Conduct
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • August 15 2016

On 19 July 2016, the European Commission (Commission) imposed fines totaling 2,926,499,000 on four truck producers (39824 - Trucks). The fine is the


US and EU Requirements for Pre-Merger Notification of an Acquisition of a Minority Shareholding Interest
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union, USA
  • August 8 2016

In May, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) required Hikma Pharmaceuticals PLC to divest its 23 percent interest in Unimark Remedies, Ltd. and its US


CJEU rules maximum cartel fine applies only to infringing subsidiary turnover and reduces fine by 17 million
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union
  • September 10 2014

On 4 September 2014, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) confirmed that the maximum fine of 10 per cent of turnover imposed on the