Competition law and corporate transactions

Competition law and corporate transactions guidance:

This Practice Note provides for your corporate team on any due diligence exercise a checklist of the types of provisions which could potentially infringe the EU/UK...

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This Practice Note provides a list of sample questions that can be used in a corporate transaction due diligence exercise to identify and prompt disclosure of any...

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There are generally three principal categories of provisions in the transaction agreement (eg sale and purchase agreement) that will need to be considered from a...

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Joint ventures will typically be the means by which companies enter into a new market and develop new products. The concept covers many different types of situations,...

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Set out below are the key practical competition law considerations when preparing and submitting the Form CO to the European Commission: • Determine whether you can...

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Both the EU and the US impose on parties to transactions notification requirements when certain thresholds are met. The purpose of these requirements is to ensure that...

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This Practice Note is a template for a typical request for information (RFI) to compile the information required for drafting a merger notification (the...

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What is the Takeover Code? The City Code on Takeovers and Mergers (the Code) contains the main rules and principles which regulate the conduct of a UK public takeover....

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This Practice Note is a template for a typical initial request for information (RFI) to conduct a multi-jurisdictional merger control analysis and a preliminary antitrust...

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The due diligence and negotiation of a bona fide merger will inevitably involve exchanges of information between the merging parties. It is therefore important to ensure...

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When advising on the competition law implications of a corporate transaction, it is important to consider how any competition law issues should be reflected in the sale...

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