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FTC rocks the HSR boat: Proposed rules will increase HSR filings for investment funds and others

On 21 September 2020, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced for comment sweeping changes to the Hart-Scott-Rodino (HSR) Act rules. First, the FTC proposed changing the definition of...

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Antitrust Damages: the disclosure of confidential information. Helpful guidance from the Commission

On 20 July 2020 the European Commission has adopted a non-binding Communication providing guidance to national judges on how to handle the disclosure of confidential information in...

News

EU wine producers can now benefit from a temporary relaxation in competition rules

The European wine sector has been greatly affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. According to statistics from the European Commission (EC), there has been a 30% reduction in the volume of wine...

Insights

HCC’s investigations during the lockdown – procedural rights of businesses during a (lock)dawn raid
Registered Content

Despite the strict confinement measures in Greece, theHellenic Competition Commission(HCC) has initiated several investigations during the current lockdown. Not only has it sent ...

Analysis

Five things retailers should consider in the COVID-19 era
Registered Content

As the world learns how to navigate the new normal, businesses have become accustomed to dealing with what used to be considered exceptional – managing mass shut-downs, disrupted...

Insights

Reducing antitrust risk of collaborations during the COVID-19 pandemic
Registered Content

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected U.S. health care in an unprecedented way, requiring hospitals, providers, and suppliers to collaborate to respond to the urgency of the crisis.

Analysis

U.S. and European authorities actively pursue COVID-19 price gouging violations
Registered Content

The COVID-19 crisis has led to increased scrutiny of pricing decisions by competition and consumer protection authorities around the world.

Hogan Lovells Publications

DOJ and FTC publish draft vertical merger guidelines Antitrust and Competition Alert

On Friday, 10 January 2020 the Department of Justice (DOJ) and Federal Trade Commission (FTC) (collectively, the agencies) announced the publication of draft vertical merger guidelines that ...

Published Works

Digital Avant-Garde: Germany's proposed "Digital Antitrust Law"

In the first half of 2019 alone, there were more than 450 political initiatives which supported a tougher regulatory stance on "Big Tech".

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