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DOJ Antitrust Updates CID Approach: Three Quick Takeaways

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The DOJ’s Antitrust Division announced updates late last week to its Civil Investigative Demand (CID) form, explicitly codifying its intent to potentially use materials received in response to CIDs to launch secondary...more

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Asia-Pacific: Overview of antitrust regimes

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An interactive guide to competition law enforcement in the Southeast Asia and Pacific region - In the past decade, a significant number of Asia-Pacific jurisdictions have begun to adopt and enforce competition law. This...more

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State Price Gouging Laws and Price Controls: A Historical View on a Questionable Objective

Price gouging laws have become more relevant than ever, but a historical review reveals that price gouging laws may be a historically recent, and misguided development. It was not until 1979 that New York State enacted the...more

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Doing business – Consumer sector (UPDATED)

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Entering a new market can be a game changer for businesses in the consumer industry, but it can come with some significant legal risks. Consumer protection laws, supply chain issues, product regulation, data privacy issues,...more

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DOJ Update Underscores Risks when Responding to Antitrust CIDs

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The Antitrust Division (Division) of the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) announced an update to its Civil Investigative Demand (CID) forms and its investigative deposition process on September 10. When conducting civil...more

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UK Antitrust Authority Recommends New Regulations for Online Platforms

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The UK Competition and Markets Authority ("CMA") Final Report in the Market Study into Online Platforms and Digital Advertising proposes the creation of a new regulatory authority and additional regulations to govern the...more

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Revision of competition rules governing vertical agreements

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The European Commission (EC) has recently confirmed that it will be revising the current EU Vertical Agreements Block Exemption Regulation (VABER) and Vertical Guidelines to ensure they are fit for purpose in today's digital...more

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New competition cooperation framework likely to increase and intensify coordination between authorities in Australia, Canada, New...

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On September 2, 2020, competition authorities from Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the United Kingdom and the United States signed the Multilateral Mutual Assistance and Cooperation Framework for Competition Authorities...more

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Uncle Sam Wants to Protect Blockchain Technology

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On August 27, 2020, the head of the U.S. Department of Justice’s Antitrust Division (“DOJ”), Makan Delrahim, spoke at the Thirteenth Annual Conference on Innovation Economics and emphasized that one of the DOJ’s top...more

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP

Private Equity Purchasers and SPACs May Be "Preferred" Divestiture Buyers under New DOJ Guidelines for Merger Remedies

What happened? On September 3, 2020, the Department of Justice (“DOJ”) issued a revised Merger Remedies Manual, which sets forth the Division’s framework for implementing remedies to resolve antitrust concerns in merger...more

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Justice Department Revises Merger Remedies Guidelines

What happened? On September 3, 2020, the Department of Justice (“DOJ”) issued a revised Merger Remedies Manual, which sets forth the Division’s framework for implementing remedies to resolve antitrust concerns in merger...more

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Renovation cartels – a word of caution

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Hong Kong people may be well aware of complaints about renovation cartels in the market for some time, even before Hong Kong had its competition law. With the enforcement of competition law, it is hoped that such...more

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Global Antitrust & FDI Tracker Maps: How is COVID-19 impacting antitrust enforcement, merger control, state aid and foreign direct...

BCLP’s global Antitrust & Competition team have been tracking the various ways COVID-19 is impacting antitrust enforcement, merger control, state aid and foreign direct investment rules ("FDI") in key jurisdictions around the...more

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How Contractors Can Reduce Antitrust Risk Amid COVID-19

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The ongoing pandemic has profoundly impacted government procurement for specific goods and services to protect against the spread of the virus. As federal, state and local agencies scramble to stockpile needed equipment,...more

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DOJ’s Focus on Criminal Antitrust Enforcement and Government Procurement

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Criminal investigations and enforcement programs ebb and flow – not necessarily because of a lack of initiative or some intentional slowdown.  Cases take time to investigate and prosecute....more

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EU Regulatory & Antitrust Monitoring on Sustainability Newsletter - September 2020

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Welcome to the inaugural issue of the EU Regulatory & Antitrust Monitoring on Sustainability newsletter. The September issue features six key takeaways from the past month to which companies and investors operating in the EU...more

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Department of Justice Updates Merger Remedies Manual

On September 3, 2020, the Department of Justice (“DOJ”) released a revised Merger Remedies Manual reflecting the DOJ Antitrust Division’s current policy framework for implementing remedies in merger cases where the parties...more

Morrison & Foerster LLP

FTC & DOJ Sign Multilateral Mutual Assistance And Cooperation Agreement For Competition Authorities

On September 2, 2020, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and Department of Justice (DOJ) signed a competition enforcement framework with antitrust agencies in the Australia, Canada, New Zealand, and the United Kingdom. The...more

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Price Gouging Weekly Round Up - August 2020 #5

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Price gouging enforcement and litigation is front and center for company counsel and business managers nationwide. Our weekly round up highlights some of the most relevant news and information to our clients and...more

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Three Point Shot - Summer 2020

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Welcome to Three Point Shot, a newsletter brought to you by the Sports Law Group at Proskauer. Three Point Shot brings you the latest in sports law-related news and provides you with links to related materials. In this issue,...more

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Egg Supplier Scrambling As Pandemic Price-Gouging Enforcement Heats Up

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Earlier this month, the Attorney General’s Office of the State of New York filed a lawsuit  in New York Supreme Court against Hillandale Farms alleging that the company gouged egg prices during the COVID-19 pandemic....more

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What Constitutes a “Trade” or “Market” Area Under State Price Gouging Statutes?

Price gouging enforcement is at an all-time high, but many ambiguities about the application of these state laws remain. Among the many questions left unanswered: what does a statute mean when it says “trade area” or “market...more

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Announced Changes at the Antitrust Division May Presage Greater Enforcement in Health Care

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On August 20, 2020, the Antitrust Division of the Department of Justice (“DOJ”) announced internal changes designed for more “vigilant enforcement.” Among other changes, DOJ is creating the Office of Decree Enforcement and...more

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Antitrust in 2020 - The Year To Date

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The first half of 2020 was a busy time for antitrust in the United States. The Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) implemented expedited procedures for reviewing collaborations during the...more

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[Webinar] IoT in the EU: Lessons from COVID-19, and next steps for liability and regulation - September 15th, 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm...

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Connected products remain in focus during 2020. Now more than ever before, they bring new opportunities to our homes, work, travel, and health care. In this webinar our leading cross-border products law team discuss the...more

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