UK mergers

UK mergers guidance:

CASE HUB ARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the decision of 2 September 2013; it is no longer maintained. See further, timeline...

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CASE HUB ARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the decision of 9 July 2013; it is no longer maintained. See further, timeline and related...

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CASE HUB (note–decision appealed to the CAT in AkzoNobel v Competition Commission) ARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the decision of 21...

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CASE HUB ARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the decision of 14 March 2012; it is no longer maintained. See further, timeline and related...

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CASE HUB ARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the decision of 1 May 2012; it is no longer maintained. See further, timeline NOTE–on 26...

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CASE HUB ARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the decision of 2 November 2016; it is no longer maintained. See further,...

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CASE HUB ARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the decision of 16 September 2015; it is no longer maintained. See further, timeline,...

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CASE HUB ARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the penalty notice of 20 December 2018; it is no longer maintained. See further, timeline,...

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CASE HUB See further,timeline,commentaryand related case. Case facts OutlineUK merger investigation into completed acquisitions by Bauer Media Group of certain businesses...

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CASE HUB ARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the decision of 19 April 2013; it is no longer maintained. See further, timeline, commentary...

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CASE HUB ARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the decision of 9 April 2014; it is no longer maintained. See further, timeline, commentary...

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CASE HUB ARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the decision of 15 January 2016; it is no longer maintained. See further, timeline,...

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CASE HUB ARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the decision of 22 September 2017; it is no longer maintained. See further, timeline and...

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CASE HUB ARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the decision of 29 July 2016; it is no longer maintained. See further, timeline, commentary...

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CASE HUB ARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the decision of 1 August 2017; it is no longer maintained. See further,...

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CASE HUB ARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the abandonment of the transaction on 13 June 2016; it is no longer maintained. See further,...

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CASE HUB ARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the decision of 16 March 2017; it is no longer maintained. See further, timeline and...

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CASE HUB See further: timeline. Case facts Outline UK merger investigation into the completed acquisition by Ecolab Inc. of The Holchem Group Limited....

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CASE HUB NOTE—appeal lodged by Ecolab before the CAT (1334/4/12/19) See further: timeline. Case facts OutlineUK merger investigation into the completed acquisition by...

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CASE HUB (NOTE—appeal lodged before the CAT in relation to the CMA’s decision to fine Electro Rent for failure to comply with an interim order issued by the CMA)...

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CASE HUB ARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the decision of 13 November 2012; it is no longer maintained. See further, timeline and...

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CASE HUB ARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the decision of 31 October 2017; it is no longer maintained. See further, timeline. Case...

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CASE HUB (note–appealed in Eurotunnel and Société Coopérative de Production SeaFrance v CMA (2)) ARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the...

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CASE HUB (note–appealed in Eurotunnel and Société Coopérative de Production SeaFrance v Competition Commission, with case remitted back to CC in Eurotunnel/SeaFrance...

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CASE HUB ARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the abandonment of the transaction of 27 February 2019; it is no longer maintained. See...

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CASE HUB ARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the abandonment of the transaction on 7 January 2016; it is no longer maintained. See...

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CASE HUB (appeal lodged in Global Radio Holdings v Competition Commission) ARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the decision of 21 May...

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CASE HUB See further: timeline. Case facts OutlineUK merger investigation into the anticipated acquisition by Ilumina Inc, of Pacific Biosciences of California Inc. The...

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CASE HUB ARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the decision of 10 October 2013; it is no longer maintained. See further, timeline and...

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CASE HUB (NOTE–appeal lodged at the CAT by Intercontinental Exchange, Inc on 11/11/2016) ARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the decision...

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