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20 Dec 2019

Competition law update - December 2019


Welcome to the December 2019 issue of our competition law newsletter. Here is a round-up of some of the most interesting EU and UK competition news items in the last quarter (together with some updates on cases we reported on earlier in the year).

Highlights of this edition include:

  • HSBC Euribor fine overturned
  • Joint purchasing agreements under the spotlight
  • State aid to Bulgaria for the construction and operation of a waste to energy plant approved
  • EU proposes extension to liner shipping block exemption
  • CAT dismisses Royal Mail’s appeal and upholds OfCom’s £50 million fine
  • More suspected pay for delay agreements
  • CMA’s unwinding order was unreasonable
  • Pre-cast concrete drainage cartel fined
  • Court of Appeal reduces first follow-on cartel damages award
  • UK class actions brought against members of the forex cartel
  • UK scrutinises digital markets
  • Updates…

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