On 29 April 2015, the European Commission (the “Commission”) launched its first sector inquiry under State aid rules to look into national measures to ensure that adequate capacity to produce electricity is available at all...more
Luxleaks – Challenging the challenges to ta rulings in the EU -
The European Commission’s recent state aid crusade against so-called sweet deals in the form of tax rulings may have unwelcome consequences never...more
Sitting at my desk in Washington, DC, I imagine myself being a business executive in Europe or Asia, trying to make sense of news reports that I regularly hear about United States courts and enforcement...more
In This Issue:
- Back to the Future? Back to the Past!
- Interview: African Merger Control: Interview with the COMESA Competition Commission
- Comparing apples and...more
Welcome to the second issue of our global competition and antitrust law newsletter Antitrust Matters. The importance and shifting nature of antitrust problems facing companies and individuals is by its nature, a work in...more
An important message to all tax planners: The European Commission’s Directorate General for Competition has declared war on "fiscal optimization."
It intends to use the antitrust stick to overcome the lack of tax...more
Dearest Reader, Welcome to the first issue of our global competition law newsletter, “Antitrust Matters”. It covers antitrust developments from around the world!
Antitrust matters indeed. Legally, financially,...more