Lexology PRO | India | 19 May 2023
Google has argued that it is complying with an order to open up payments on its application store in India and will push ahead with controversial changes despite a pending antitrust probe into the proposals and fierce opposition from developers.
Lexology PRO | European Union, Germany, Global, etc. | 17 May 2023
The UK publishes “watershed” digital markets legislation, the EU and UK clash over Microsoft’s purchase of Activision, and South Korean prosecutors pursue a US$1.7 trillion bid rigging cartel – plus other key updates.
Lexology PRO | Brazil, Central & South America | 11 May 2023
Brazil’s competition authority has blocked Hapvida’s €54 million acquisition of rival health plan provider Smile to prevent just two companies controlling nearly 90% of the health insurance market in northeastern Brazil.
Patrick Bock, Henry Mostyn and Patrick Todd
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
Quick reference guide enabling side-by-side comparison of local insights, including into the general legal framework and sector-specific rules, the definition of collective dominance, and relevance of dominant purchasers; abuse of dominance and related defences; specific forms of abuse, enforcement, sanctions, remedies and appeals; and current trends.
MAMO TCV Advocates | European Union | 3 May 2023
The European Commission has confirmed that it has started dawn raids at the premises of companies operating in the fashion industry in several Member…
Simpson Grierson | New Zealand | 20 Apr 2023
The new Commerce Act test for misuse of market power is now in force and non-compliant businesses risk severe penalties and reputational damage…
Lexology PRO | Asia-Pacific, Australia, Belgium, etc. | 18 Apr 2023
ChatGPT comes under fire in South Africa, businesses face risks under Germany’s proposed regulator powers, and India passes landmark competition amendment bill – plus other key updates.
Lexology PRO | European Union, France | 17 Apr 2023
The European Commission has closed its collusion probe into French supermarket chains Intermarché and Casino, following a ruling from the bloc’s top court that annulled the agency’s dawn raids on the retail groups.
Lexology PRO | European Union, Italy | 14 Apr 2023
The Italian Competition Authority has raided Enel and several of its subsidiaries over allegations that it is excluding competitors from the country’s electric vehicle charging market by implementing an illegal margin squeeze strategy.