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CMA imposes fines of almost £90 million for excessive pricing

United Kingdom - December 7 2016 On 7 December 2016, the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) announced that it had imposed a record fine of £84.2 million on pharmaceutical…

Caroline Hobson

CMS Sanctions Update - Summer 2016

European Union, Iran, United Kingdom - July 28 2016 On 16 January 2016, EU sanctions against Iran were eased under the terms of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) agreed by the E3 + 3 (UK…

Leanne Bain, Caroline Hobson, Amir Kordvani

CMA issues new bid rigging guidance

United Kingdom - June 22 2016 On 20 June 2016, the Competition and Markets Authority (‘CMA’) issued new guidance aimed at procurement professionals on how to detect, deter and…

Graeme Young

New FCA review of access to financial services highlights problems and tentative solutions

United Kingdom - June 10 2016 In May 2016, the Financial Conduct Authority (“FCA”) published Access to Financial Services in the UK, an “Occasional Paper” describing the findings…

Satyen Dhana

Advocate General gives opinion that an obligation to pay royalties after patent revocation is not anti-competitive

European Union - June 8 2016 Article 101 TFEU prohibits agreements and concerted practices which may affect trade between Member States and which have as their object or effect…

Sarah Hanson, Stuart Helmer