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Election manifesto tracker 2017
  • Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • June 2 2017

Who knows what the 2017 election will be remembered for! In order to assist you, in this report we go behind the soundbites and analyse what the


Snitches getmassive cash rewards
  • Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (Bryan Cave)
  • USA, United Kingdom
  • March 21 2017

On Monday 20 March 2017, the UK Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) announced a campaign to encourage whistle-blowers to come forward and expose


Belgium Law Year in Review 2016 and Year to Come 2017
  • Linklaters LLP
  • Belgium, European Union
  • January 5 2017

Since June an audit engagement for listed companies, banks, insurers and settlements institutions is limited to 10 years, extendable to 20 years if


FTC’s Increase in Civil Penalties May Be Less than Meets the Eye
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • July 26 2016

There has been a lot of press about the fact that the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently increased the civil penalties from $16,000 to $40,000


First Circuit Extends Actavis to Non-Cash Payments
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • July 19 2016

In a decision joining a wave of other courts, the US Court of Appeals for the First Circuit extended the Supreme Court of the United States'Actavis


District Court rejected complaints against Dutch banks' joint cash processing and transportation services
  • Stibbe
  • European Union
  • September 1 2015

On 13 August 2015, the District Court in Rotterdam upheld the decision of the Netherlands Authority for Consumers and Markets ("ACM") ruling that the


Takeover Panel: Takeover Code: amendments to various practice statements effective 19 September 2011
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • October 4 2011

As reported in the last edition of this publication6 , a number of changes to the Takeover Code (‘the Code’) came into effect on 19 September 2011


Court has approved DOJ antitrust settlement with Visa and Mastercard
  • Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP
  • USA
  • July 25 2011

A federal judge has approved a settlement between the Department of Justice, seventeen states, and payment card networks Visa and MasterCard for alleged antitrust violations pursuant to Section 1 of the Sherman Act.


Visa and MasterCard rules challenged by the Competition Bureau
  • Dentons
  • Canada
  • December 20 2010

On Wednesday, December 15, 2010, the Competition Bureau announced that it filed an application with the Competition Tribunal for a remedial order prohibiting Visa and MasterCard from enforcing or continuing to impose their allegedly restrictive and anticompetitive terms on merchants accepting their credit cards.


Record $14 million penalty for misuse of market power: ACCC v Cabcharge
  • Piper Alderman
  • Australia
  • December 16 2010

The Federal Court has imposed a record penalty for misuse of market power, after the Respondent (Cabcharge) settled with the Applicant (ACCC) and was fined $14 million for contravening section 46 of the Trade Practices Act (TPA)