immunity

US Congress passes bill to remove the time limit on protection against treble damages, preserving the incentive for whistle blowers....

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For whom the whistle blows

March 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

The ACCC’s submission to the current parliamentary inquiry into whistleblower protections takes the firm view that persons who report breaches of the CCA should be afforded greater statutory protection. In this post, we look at...

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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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Hong Kong has released enforcement and leniency policies ahead of its Competition Ordinance commencement date...

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Hong Kong Competition Commission releases a draft leniency policy...

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