Lexology PRO | Asia-Pacific, Australia, China, etc. | 24 Feb 2021
A look at the UK’s post-Brexit competition regime, the impact of algorithms on market integrity, and recent enforcement actions.
PRO Compliance | South Korea | 17 Feb 2021
Korea’s competition authority has referred a steel company and three of its employees to the country's criminal prosecutor for impeding a price-fixing probe that resulted in fines of over €200 million.
PRO Compliance | European Union, United Kingdom | 15 Feb 2021
Several banks that colluded to rig foreign exchange rates should not be allowed to argue that investment and pension funds seeking damages as a result of the cartel were able to pass on their alleged losses to their investors, counsel to the claimant funds has argued.
PRO Compliance | China | 12 Feb 2021
China’s competition watchdog has fined a cement cartel €18.1 million for fixing prices and allocating markets in one of the country’s eastern provinces through a joint venture set up by seven companies.
PRO Compliance | United Kingdom | 11 Feb 2021
The UK’s Competition Appeal Tribunal is preparing to reform its procedural rules for the first time since 2015, its president has said.
PRO Compliance | Australia, European Union, Germany, etc. | 9 Feb 2021
An analysis of what constitutes a robust competition compliance programme and a look at guidance on sustainability agreements are among this week’s key competition and antitrust updates.
PRO Compliance | Chile, Colombia, European Union, etc. | 3 Feb 2021
How to conduct a successful internal investigation, leverage data to facilitate ESG compliance and manage corruption risk in your compliance programme.
PRO Compliance | European Union, Germany, Global, etc. | 2 Feb 2021
How to prepare for the EU Digital Services Act and reduce individual liability for competition law breaches are among this week’s key competition and antitrust updates.
PRO Compliance | Central & South America, Mexico | 26 Jan 2021
Mexico’s antitrust watchdog has reverted to the country’s previous maximum cartel fine cap in sanctioning seven global banks and 11 traders for conspiring to fix bond prices.
PRO Compliance | Asia-Pacific, Australia, China, etc. | 15 Jan 2021
Cartel fines in Korea and Taiwan increased significantly in 2020 from the previous year, although they fell steeply in China, Japan, Australia and India, a report by Morgan Lewis & Bockius has revealed.