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EU Court of Justice faults European Commission for expansive interpretation of state aid in tax rulings

European Union - November 22 2022 On November 8, 2022, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU), overturning the first instance EU General Court (General Court), annulled the…

Niels Baeten, James Anderson, Bill Batchelor, Nathaniel Carden, Alex Jupp, Paul W. Oosterhuis, Tom R. Selwyn Sharpe

EU To Step Up Enforcement Against Foreign State-Backed Companies

European Union - July 12 2022 If you (i) receive some form of financial support from foreign (non-EU) governments, and (ii) have activities or are planning to acquire a business in…

Niels Baeten, Bill Batchelor, Frederic Depoortere, Aurora Luoma, Ingrid Vandenborre, Angelos Vlazakis

EU Merger Control and Digital Markets

European Union, United Kingdom - June 27 2022 On 31 May 2022, Skadden, Compass Lexecon and Concurrences convened for a fireside chat to discuss developments in merger control and digital markets…

Bill Batchelor, Frederic Depoortere, Ingrid Vandenborre

UK Revamps Antitrust Rules With Broader Jurisdictional Reach, Tougher Penalties and More Flexible Procedure for Merger Control

United Kingdom - April 28 2022 On April 20, 2022, the U.K. government announced amendments to the U.K. competition and consumer law regimes.1 Changes to merger control include:…

Bill Batchelor, Frederic Depoortere, Aurora Luoma, Ingrid Vandenborre

Proposed EU Competitor Cooperation Guidelines Tougher on Information Sharing, but Scope Provided for Sustainability Agreements

European Union - March 29 2022 The European Commission (Commission) is accepting public comment on its proposed revisions to European Union regulations and guidance on common…

Bill Batchelor, Frederic Depoortere, Ingrid Vandenborre