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The Antitrust Week in Review

The Antitrust Week In Review

Posted  02/22/16
Here are some of the developments in antitrust news this past week that we found interesting and are following. Google CEO to meet EU antitrust chief on Feb. 25 – sources. Google Chief Executive Sundar Pichai will meet Europe's antitrust chief Thursday for the first time since his appointment last August, according to sources.  European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, who has accused the world's...

The Antitrust Week In Review

Posted  02/15/16
Here are some of the developments in antitrust news this past week that we found interesting and are following. Senate panel to hear from U.S. antitrust bosses. The Senate Judiciary Committee's antitrust subcommittee will hear from the top U.S. antitrust enforcers next month to discuss a wave of of major, controversial mergers.  The Justice Department is investigating two large insurance mergers—Aetna buying...

The Antitrust Week In Review

Posted  02/8/16
Here are some of the developments in antitrust news this past week that we found interesting and are following. EU antitrust chief considers lower fines for cooperating companies.  European Union antitrust chief Margrethe Vestager  is suggesting that companies that admit to breaking the law should be rewarded with lower fines to help speed up antitrust investigations.  The European Commission typically takes...

The Antitrust Week in Review

Posted  02/1/16
Here are some of the developments in antitrust news this past week that we found interesting and are following. NY's top prosecutor targets NFL in antitrust probe – source.  New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is reportedly conducting an antitrust investigation of the NFL and its practice of imposing "price-floors" on certain tickets as part of an ongoing probe into the online ticketing market.  The...

The Antitrust Week In Review

Posted  01/25/16
Here are some of the developments in antitrust news this past week that we found interesting and are following. Cable Acquisitions by Charter Communications Face Rising Opposition.  Comcast’s failed $45 billion merger with Time Warner Cable collapsed last year under pressure from regulators, who found that the combined company would have had both the power and incentive to inhibit the future of streaming...

The Antitrust Week In Review

Posted  01/19/16
Here are some of the developments in antitrust news this past week that we found interesting and are following. AB InBev Faces In-Depth U.S. Antitrust Review on SABMiller Deal.  U.S. antitrust officials are expanding their investigation of Anheuser-Busch InBev NV’s planned takeover of SABMiller Plc.  The Justice Department’s antitrust division has issued a second request to the beer maker, according to the...

The Antitrust Week In Review

Posted  01/11/16
Here are some of the developments in antitrust news this past week that we found interesting and are following. Goldman, JPMorgan, Glencore defeat U.S. lawsuit over zinc prices.  A U.S. judge dismissed a private antitrust lawsuit in which zinc purchasers accused affiliates of Goldman Sachs Group, JPMorgan Chase & Co and Glencore Plc of conspiring to drive up prices.  In an 87-page decision, Judge Katherine Forrest...

The Antitrust Week In Review

Posted  01/4/16
Here are some of the developments in antitrust news this past week that we found interesting and are following: RadioShack Antitrust Lawsuit: Sony, Samsung, Toshiba And Others Accused Of Illegal Price-Fixing Conspiracy.  The liquidation trustee for the former retail giant RadioShack is accusing five of the world’s largest consumer electronics companies of illegally conspiring to create an intricate price-fixing...

The Antitrust Week In Review

Posted  12/28/15
Here are some of the developments in antitrust news this past week that we found interesting and are following. Staples says U.S. regulators' complaint against merger is "misguided."  Staples is accusing federal regulators of applying antitrust laws in a "misguided" way to try to block its $6.3 billion merger with smaller office supply retailer Office Depot.  Staples charged in a court filing that the Federal...

The Antitrust Week In Review

Posted  12/21/15
Here are some of the developments in antitrust news this past week that we found interesting and are following. American Express can enforce anti-steering rules: court.  American Express can once again enforce its rules prohibiting merchants from steering customers to other credit cards after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit temporarily lifted an earlier court order on Friday.  The Court of Appeals...
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