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THE DECISION TO INVESTIGATE MERGERS IN THE UK’S VOLUNTARY REGIME

Simon Chisholm and Tom Heideman study THE DECISION TO INVESTIGATE MERGERS IN THE UK’S VOLUNTARY REGIME. ABSTRACT: As merging parties can choose whether to notify their transaction in the United Kingdom, the competition authority has a well-developed procedure for capturing… … Continue reading

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Why Is Pay Lagging? Maybe Too Many Mergers in the Heartland

Consolidation is often seen as a consumer problem. But it may also reduce competition for workers, especially outside big cities, holding down wages. Read more detail on Recent Business Law posts – Last search terms:is pay lagging maybe … Continue reading

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Competition and vertical/agglomeration effects in media mergers: bagging bundle benefits

Howell, Bronwyn E and Potgieter, Petrus H. study Competition and vertical/agglomeration effects in media mergers: bagging bundle benefits. ABSTRACT: Existing frameworks (such as used by the New Zealand Commerce Commission in its recent evaluation of the proposed merger between Sky… … Continue reading

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The Application of Chinese Competition Law to Foreign Mergers: Lessons from the Draft New Guidelines

Posted by D. Daniel Sokol Markus Masseli (Volkswagen Financial Services AG) has authored The Application of Chinese Competition Law to Foreign Mergers: Lessons from the Draft New Guidelines. ABSTRACT: After three years of application, the impression remains that Chinese merger… … Continue reading

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Almunia on New challenges in mergers and antitrust

Posted by D. Daniel Sokol Joaquín Almunia (European Commission) spoke on New challenges in mergers and antitrust at the IBA annual competition conference Florence, 16 September, 2011. Read more detail on Recent Antitrust Posts –

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