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Brexit - Legal Implications
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • August 7 2017

In the memorandum below, we have briefly outlined some of the main legal implications of Brexit according to different models, including the EEA


Online Retailer Pleads Guilty in Conspiracy Effectuated Through Social Media
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • August 14 2017

Azim Makanojiya founded Zaappaaz Inc. as a nineteen-year-old university student and quickly turned it into a multi-million dollar business


The Concept of Full-Function Joint Venture in the EU
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union
  • August 8 2016

In the European Union (EU), at the inception of a joint venture (JV), parent companies must determine whether the newly created structure presents a


Antitrust M&A Snapshot: April - June 2017 Update
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union, USA
  • July 31 2017

With only two Commissioners (one Republican and one Democrat), the FTC blocked two transactions in June (Draft KingsFan Duel and an acquisition of a


Employee “No-Poaching” Agreements Remain in the Antitrust Crosshairs
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • February 16 2017

There have been a series of investigations, class action suits and high value settlements involving agreements not to solicit employees. In addition


German Antitrust Authority Issues Guidelines on Resale Price Maintenance
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • Germany
  • July 13 2017

On 12 July 2017, the German Federal Cartel Office (FCO) published a guidance paper (Guidance Paper) on the prohibition of resale price maintenance


Federal Judge Blocks Merger of Nuclear Waste Disposal Companies Rejecting “Failing Firm” Defense
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • July 18 2017

On June 21, 2017, US District Judge Sue L. Robinson blocked EnergySolutions, Inc.'s proposed acquisition of Waste Control Specialists LLC (WCS


2017 Intellectual Property Law Year In Review
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • January 31 2017

In a year where politics dominated the headlines, intellectual property law still captured a share of the nation's spotlight. 2016 brought big


Supreme Court allows the passing-on defense in antitrust damages actions
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • Germany
  • July 8 2011

The German Supreme Court, in a landmark ruling handed down on 28 June 2011, has held that members of a cartel are able to defend themselves against a claim for damages by raising the defense that the relevant applicants have passed on the damage caused by higher prices onto a downstream market (the so-called "passing-on defense"


Res judicata does not bar claims arising after prior litigation, even one based on similar conduct
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • August 8 2014

Addressing whether a prior litigation between the parties resolving claims of unfair competition bars subsequent suit over similar conduct occurring