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Massive Over-Disclosure in the UK May be The Hallmark of a New “Bespoke Disclosure Regime” For Our Digital Age

Posted  11/28/22
By Simon Yeung and Johanna Hoyos In a radical move, Mr Justice Marcus Smith is ushering in a new disclosure option in England by ordering “massive over-disclosure” of documents by the parties in Genius Sports Technologies Ltd v Soft Construct (Malta) Ltd. Essentially, he ordered that the entire pool of documents – minus irrelevant or privileged ones – should be disclosed for the receiving party to search,...

The Antitrust Week In Review

Posted  11/16/22
Here are some of the developments in antitrust news this past week that we found interesting and are following.   McDonald's should face lawsuit over no-poach pacts, says Biden admin.  The Biden administration has urged a U.S. appeals court to revive claims that McDonald's Corp violated federal antitrust law by requiring franchisees to agree not to hire away employees from corporate-owned stores. The U.S....

Constantine Cannon Named to the 2023 “National Best Law Firm” List

Posted  11/14/22
Recognition from Best Lawyers includes National Tier 1 ranking for Antitrust Law and Litigation-Antitrust
Constantine Cannon LLP is pleased to announce that it has been named to the 2023 national Best Law Firms list by U.S. News - Best Lawyers. The firm has once again been recognized with a National Tier 1 rating for both its Antitrust Law and Litigation-Antitrust practices, in addition to other national and...

The Antitrust Week In Review

Posted  11/8/22
Here are some of the developments in antitrust news this past week that we found interesting and are following.   Judge Blocks a Merger of Penguin Random House and Simon & Schuster.  A federal judge blocked a bid by Penguin Random House, the biggest book publisher in the United States, to buy one of its main rivals, Simon & Schuster, in a significant victory for the Biden administration, which is trying to...

The Antitrust Week In Review

Posted  11/1/22
Here are some of the developments in antitrust news this past week that we found interesting and are following.   EU renews order for Illumina to keep Grail as separate entity.  EU antitrust regulators on Friday renewed interim measures ordering U.S. life sciences company Illumina to keep Grail as a separate entity pending an order to unwind the takeover completed before the deal had been approved. The interim...

Tenth Circuit Refuses to Inject Consumer Choice Framework into Antitrust Challenge to EpiPen Distribution

Posted  11/1/22
By Osob Samantar The framework of choice for antitrust challenges—at least in the insurance industry—remains the consumer welfare standard, not the consumer choice standard, according to the recent decision by U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit in Sanofi-Aventis U.S. v. Mylan, et al. In a unanimous decision, the Tenth Circuit affirmed a decision by the U.S. District Court for the District of Kansas...

The Antitrust Week In Review

Posted  10/25/22
Here are some of the developments in antitrust news this past week that we found interesting and are following.   U.S. says seven board directors resigned under antitrust pressure.  Seven directors on the boards of five companies have resigned because of the U.S. Justice Department's concerns over the directors holding similar board positions at rival companies, the department said. Three directors resigned...

Antitrust Matters Episode 8: Antitrust Matters in Electronic Payments

Posted  10/20/22
Antitrust Matters provides engaging and timely conversations about competition policy in the digital age. Antitrust has always mattered to consumers and businesses, and to antitrust lawyers and economists, but today it also is in the political and public discourse more than ever. From the prices we pay for food, travel, financial services, payments to the way we interact daily using digital apps and platforms,...

The Antitrust Week In Review

Posted  10/18/22
Here are some of the developments in antitrust news this past week that we found interesting and are following.   U.S. grocer Kroger carts away Albertsons for $25 billion but faces antitrust test.  Kroger Co snapped up Albertsons Cos Inc in a $25 billion deal on Friday, creating a U.S. grocery behemoth to better compete with leader Walmart Inc on prices while bracing for potential antitrust roadblocks. The mega...

The EU Has Today Published the Digital Markets Act – A New Rulebook for Leading Technology Companies That Will Affect Their Behaviour Worldwide

Posted  10/12/22
By Stephen Critchley and Alicja Dijakiewicz-Kocon As with the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”), the European Union has assumed the role of the world’s digital regulator by enacting a Digital Markets Act (the “DMA”). The new legislation is targeted exclusively at a handful of the largest technology firms, and it will not just affect their operations in the EU. We set out below:
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