New Antitrust & Competition Insight Mergermarket Report - Issue 12
01 December 2008mergermarket
This report brings you an overview on the key deals and issues affecting M&A activity in North America, Europe and beyond during 2008.
In the first article Joseph Krauss and Michaelynn Ware give a comprehensive overview of U.S. antitrust enforcement and policy actions in 2008. Next, Catriona Hatton and Mariabruna Fimognari provide an overview of European Commission antitrust rulings in 2008, particularly with respect to judgements on non-horizontal mergers and acquisitions.
Also in this issue, Jun Wei examines China's enforcement authority and current legal framework for pre-merger antitrust review.
Finally, Bruno Ciuffetelli and Jose A. Cobẽna examine antitrust rulings in Venezuela, Brazil and Argentina in 2008.
For further information, please contact one of the following members of the firm's antitrust, competition and consumer protection group:
Philip Larson, Chair
Hogan & Hartson - Washington, D.C.
Catriona Hatton, Director
Hogan & Hartson – Brussels
Office Managing Partner