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25 Sep 2019

Competition law update - September 2019

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Welcome to the September 2019 - first edition of our Competition law newsletter – a quarterly update on EU and UK competition law developments.

Highlights of this edition include:

  • High fines imposed on companies for "gun-jumping"
  • Provision of misleading information can be expensive
  • European Commission reinvigorates use of interim measures in antitrust investigations 
  • Competitors should not share supplies to a customer or exchange commercially sensitive information
  • Resale price maintenance is still very much illegal
  • Director disqualifications in the UK are on the rise
  • Predatory pricing activities fined again more than 15 years later
  • Multinational tax advantages EC State aid decision challenged by the UK
  • Digital platforms and competition

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