Tag Archives: Antitrust

Antitrust News: The European Commission imposes fines for the first time in 15 years as a result of online retail price restrictions (RPM)

Author: Luis Blanquez On July 24, 2018, the European Commission fined manufacturers Asus, Denon & Marantz, Philips and Pioneer for over €111 million for restricting the ability of online retailers to set their own retail prices for a variety of … Continue reading

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Private Enforcement of Antitrust Law in Belgium and the Netherlands – Is There a Race to Attract Antitrust Damages Actions?

Simon Vande Walle, European Union – Directorate General for Competition asks Private Enforcement of Antitrust Law in Belgium and the Netherlands – Is There a Race to Attract Antitrust Damages Actions? ABSTRACT: The article tries to resolve a puzzle. Since… … Continue reading

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The Case for Global Best Practices in Antitrust Procedural Fairness

D. Daniel Sokol (University of Florida) makes The Case for Global Best Practices in Antitrust Procedural Fairness. ABSTRACT: Procedural fairness and its two component parts, transparency and due process, are paramount to a well-functioning antitrust/competition law system. Due process and… … Continue reading

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A Brief History of the Impact of E.U. Antitrust Fines on Tech Stocks

European officials have fined Google a record $5.1 billion. History suggests the company’s share price won’t be affected. Read more detail on Recent Business Law posts –

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Department of Justice Seeks to Terminate “Legacy” Antitrust Judgments in Federal District Court in Washington, D.C.

Department of Justice Seeks to Terminate “Legacy” Antitrust Judgments in Federal District Court in Washington, D.C. See here for the press release. Read more detail on Recent Antitrust posts –

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