Cartels

Last bite of the Apple

March 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Apple ebook saga in the US comes to an end...

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The CMA brings another criminal cartel case in the construction industry, charging a director for involvement in a suspected UK concrete pipe cartel...

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2016 means big business for the ACCC

February 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

This week ACCC Chairman Rod Sims unveiled the ACCC’s 2016 Enforcement and Compliance Policy...

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The Trade Union Royal Commission has made a number of recommendations for reform of Australia’s competition laws...

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Spain has released its proposal for implementing the EU’s Directive on competition damages in private proceedings...

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Lights out for Lumosity misrepresentations in US

February 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Penalty or compensation, and how much is enough for a regulatory settlement?...

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Europe, Italy, cartel, leniency, immunity

Applying for leniency is not always E-C

February 2, 2016 | 0 Comments

The European Court of Justice has affirmed that leniency applications made to the EC are not binding on national competition authorities. Companies therefore need to submit separate leniency applications to the EC and the competition...

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Guided Tour: Hong Kong’s New Competition Law

January 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Read King & Wood Mallesons comprehensive guide to Hong Kong’s new competition law...

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Hong Kong engineering boss guilty of bid-rigging

December 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

Hong Kong Corruption Commission targeting bid-rigging as engineer boss found guilty...

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High Court reinstates agreed penalties

December 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

The High Court has unanimously reinstated the longstanding ability for regulators and parties in civil penalty proceedings to make submissions regarding agreed penalties. In doing so, the High Court overturned an earlier judgment of the...

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