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EU competition law and the role of the European CommissionThe European Commission is the EU-wide regulator tasked with enforcing and supervising EU...
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19th May
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Antibiotic drug Nitrofurantoin (AMCo, Morningside Healthcare, Morningside Pharmaceuticals and Alliance Healthcare) (50507)CASE HUB See further,...
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19th May
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Joined Cases T- 479/11 RENV France v Commission and T- 157/12 RENV IFP Énergies nouvelles v Commission [Archived]CASE HUB ARCHIVED—this archived case...
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19th May
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Gun jumpingBoth the EU and the US impose on parties to transactions notification requirements when certain thresholds are met. The purpose of these...
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19th May
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Experian/Credit Laser Holdings (Clearscore) [Archived]CASE HUBARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the abandonment of...
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19th May
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Case C- 248/16 Austria Asphalt (control of non-full-function joint venture under EU Merger Regulation) [Archived]CASE HUBARCHIVED–this archived case...
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19th May
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Case T- 95/15 Printeos and Others v Commission (Envelopes cartel) [Archived]CASE HUBARCHIVED—this archived case hub reflects the position at the date...
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19th May
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Case C- 576/18 Commission v Italy [Archived]CASE HUB ARCHIVED—this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the judgment of 12 March...
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19th May
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Concerted practicesThe concept of concerted practice laid down in Article 101(1) TFEU enables the European Commission (Commission), national...
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This AGREEMENT is made the [insert date] day of [insert month] [insert year]Parties1[Party 1] a company incorporated in [England and Wales]...
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19th May
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State aid and the market economy operator principleEconomic transactions carried out by Member States do not confer an advantage in favour of an...
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Joined Cases C- 271/18 P Slovakia v Dôvera zdravotná poistʼovňa and C- 262/18 P Commission v Dôvera zdravotná poistʼovňa [Archived]CASE HUB...
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19th May
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UK competition appeals—ongoing cases trackerThe below tracks ongoing appeals of CMA decisions in competition investigations to CAT and the appeal...
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19th May
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Getting the Deal Through: Merger Control 2021Jurisdictions coveredThe following jurisdictions are covered in this report:Albania; Australia; Austria;...
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19th May
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Dominant position under Article 102 TFEUArticle 102 TFEU prohibits undertakings which hold a dominant position within the EU or a substantial part of...
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The evolving essential facilities doctrineThe 'essential facilities’ doctrine states that the refusal by a dominant company to grant assess to an...
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Sony Music Entertainment/AWAL and Kobalt Neighbouring Rights businessesCASE HUBSee further, timeline.Case factsOutlineUK merger investigation into the...
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17th Sep
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Facebook, Inc/Giphy, IncCASE HUBSee further, timeline.Case factsOutlineUK merger investigation into the completed acquisition by Facebook, Inc of...
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13th Sep
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FNZ (Australia) Bidco Pty Ltd/GBST Holdings Limited (remittal investigation) [Archived)CASE HUBArchived—this archived case hub reflects the position...
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2nd Sep
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JD Sports Fashion plc/Footasylum plc (remittal investigation)CASE HUBSee further, timeline. Case factsOutlineUK remittal investigation into the...
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2nd Sep
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Cellnex/CK Hutchinson UK towersCASE HUBSee further, timeline.Case factsOutlineUK merger investigation into the anticipated acquisition of the passive...
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19th Aug
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Cargotec/KonecranesCASE HUBSee further, timeline and commentary.Case factsOutlineUK merger investigation into the anticipated merger between Cargotec...
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12th Aug
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J Sainsbury/Asda [Archived]CASE HUBARCHIVED—this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the decision of 25 April 2019; it is no longer...
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11th Aug
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Pennon Group/Sembcorp Bournemouth Water Investments [Archived]CASE HUBARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the...
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11th Aug
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PayPal Holdings, Inc./iZettle AB [Archived]CASE HUBARCHIVED—this archived case hub reflects the position at the data of the penalty notice of 18...
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11th Aug
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Arriva Rail North/Northern Rail franchise [Archived]CASE HUBARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the decision of 2...
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11th Aug
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Yorkshire Purchasing Organisation/Findel Education Limited [Archived]CASE HUBARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the...
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11th Aug
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Menzies Aviation (UK) Limited/Airline Services Limited [Archived]CASE HUBARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the...
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11th Aug
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Ecolab Inc/The Holchem Group Limited [Archived]CASE HUBNOTE—appeal lodged by Ecolab before the CAT (1334/4/12/19)See further: timeline.Case...
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11th Aug
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Intercontinental Exchange/Trayport [Archived]CASE HUB (NOTE–appeal lodged at the CAT by Intercontinental Exchange, Inc on 11/11/2016)ARCHIVED–this...
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11th Aug
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JD Sports Fashion plc/Footasylum plc [Archived]CASE HUBNOTE—appeal lodged by JD Sports before the CAT in 1354/4/12/20Archived—this archived case hub...
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11th Aug
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Tobii AB/Smartbox Assistive Technology Limited and Sensory Software International Limited [Archived]CASE HUBNOTE—appeal lodged before the CAT in...
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11th Aug
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Euro Car Parts/Andrew Page [Archived]CASE HUBARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the decision of 31 October 2017; it...
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11th Aug
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Central Manchester University Hospitals/University Hospital of South Manchester [Archived]CASE HUBARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the...
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11th Aug
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Anglo American/Lafarge [Archived]CASE HUBARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the decision of 1 May 2012; it is no...
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30th Jul
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Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch Hospitals/Poole Hospital [Archived]CASE HUB ARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of...
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30th Jul

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