A Warning For Corporate Parents In The EU’s Akzo Nobel Case
Being a parent means great responsibilities – especially if you’re a corporate parent with subsidiaries active in the European Union. As a result of the European Commission’s Akzo Nobel case
, such corporate parents now face greater antitrust liability for the conduct of their 100%-owned subsidiaries.
On September 10, 2009, the European Court of Justice dismissed Akzo Nobel’s appeal
of a 2007 judgment of...