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South Africa Increases Value Thresholds for Classification of Intermediate Mergers

South Africa - December 1 2017 Effective October 1, 2017, the threshold values for the classification of intermediate mergers increased. The thresholds for large mergers remain…

Alexandre G. Verheyden, Dr. Johannes Zöttl, Eric Barbier de La Serre, Marta Delgado Echevarría, Serge Clerckx.

Thailand Introduces Dual Merger Control System

Thailand - December 1 2017 Thailand's new Trade Competition Act ("Act") was published in the Government Gazette on July 7, 2017, and entered into force on October 5, 2017. The…

Alexandre G. Verheyden, Dr. Johannes Zöttl, Eric Barbier de La Serre, Marta Delgado Echevarría, Serge Clerckx.

Argentina Proposes Changes to Antitrust Laws

Argentina - December 1 2017 Argentina is conducting a comprehensive overhaul of its antitrust laws, including merger control. A draft bill underwent a public consultation process…

Alexandre G. Verheyden, Dr. Johannes Zöttl, Eric Barbier de La Serre, Marta Delgado Echevarría, Serge Clerckx.

Italian Parliament Approves New Set of Premerger Thresholds

Italy - December 1 2017 On August 2, 2017, the Italian Parliament approved the Law on Market and Competition ("Law"), which provides a new set of premerger filing thresholds…

Alexandre G. Verheyden, Dr. Johannes Zöttl, Eric Barbier de La Serre, Marta Delgado Echevarría, Serge Clerckx.

Tanzania Increases Value of Notifiable Transactions

Tanzania - December 1 2017 The Government of Tanzania amended the merger control threshold by Order of May 22, 2017, which entered into force on June 2, 2017. Previously, a…

Alexandre G. Verheyden, Dr. Johannes Zöttl, Eric Barbier de La Serre, Marta Delgado Echevarría, Serge Clerckx.