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Arbitrating antitrust and merger control issues

Marc Blessing

Arbitrating antitrust and merger control issues

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Published by Helbing & Lichtenhahn in Basel .
Written in

    Places:
  • Europe.
    • Subjects:
    • Antitrust law -- Europe.,
    • Arbitration and award -- Europe.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementMarc Blessing.
      SeriesSwiss commercial law series ;, v. 14.
      ContributionsEuropean Commission.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKJE6456 .B593 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination215 p. :
      Number of Pages215
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3378084M
      ISBN 103719022269
      LC Control Number2004480072

      The top five (avoidable) antitrust traps in M&A transactions Recognizing up front whether a transaction may raise antitrust issues and forming an antitrust strategy to address those issues can. Competition law is a law that promotes or seeks to maintain market competition by regulating anti-competitive conduct by companies. Competition law is implemented through public and private enforcement. Competition law is known as antitrust law in the United States for historical reasons, and as "anti-monopoly law" in China and previous years it has been known as trade practices law.


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About the Authors. Foreword. Preface Abbreviations. Part I General. Chapter 1 Arbitrability of Antitrust Law from the European and US Perspectives by Alexis Mourre. Chapter 2 Arbitration Clauses and Competition Law by Phillip Landolt.

Chapter 3 Arbitrating Competition Law Issues: The Arbitrator's Perspective by V.V. Veeder and Paul Stanley. Chapter 4 Arbitrating Competition Law: The User's. MARC BLESSING ARBITRATING ANTITRUST AND MERGER CONTROL ISSUES 9 I.

Introduction: Europe Is Catching Up While private law enforcement of antitrust matters has always been a cornerstone of the US approach – an Arbitrating antitrust and merger control issues book facilitated by various means and tools which as such are unknown over here2 – Europe now appears to catch up, in that, during the past decade, a significant number of.

The book does, therefore, not discuss the more specialised discourse of arbitrating disputes arising from the non– or incorrect implementation of remedies within Arbitrating antitrust and merger control issues book context of clearance or exemption decisions adopted by the European Commission under the Author: Gordon Blanke.

Arbitrating Antitrust Claims: From Suspicion to Trust New York University Journal of International Law and Politics (JILP), Vol. 48, No. 3,pp. Fordham Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. Author: Vera Korzun. Arbitrating Competition Law Issues: A European and US Perspective This conference will focus on the interrelation between international arbitration and competition law in the widest sense of the word.

It will cover both the continental and the transatlantic approach to arbitrating competition law. Both antitrust and merger control are covered. The perspectives of the arbitrator and the in-house "user" of arbitration are included.

Two chapters outline and explain US antitrust law and EU antitrust law with special reference to matters particularly likely to arise in arbitration. Get this from a library. EU and US antitrust arbitration: a handbook for practitioners. [Gordon Blanke; Phillip Louis Landolt;] -- "EU and US Antitrust Arbitration is the first book that deals with how both of the world's leading antitrust systems, US and EU law, are treated.

Arbitration in Antitrust Cases. By Thomas F. Bush, Freeborn & Peters LLP. This practice note identifies key topics and best practices to consider when Arbitrating antitrust and merger control issues book a client in arbitration in an antitrust case.

Specifically, this note certain aspects of arbitration explains that you should be familiar with when defending anantit rust claim. Arbitrating Antitrust and Merger Control Issues, by MARC BLESSING. Published byHelbing and Lichtenhahn.

(, pp.). EUR40, ISBN 3 9. Over the past decade more and more disputes involving issues under the EC Merger Control Regulation have. Kwoka, John E., Does Merger Control Work. A Retrospective on U.S. Arbitrating antitrust and merger control issues book Enforcement Actions and Merger Outcomes (April 4, ).

Antitrust Law Journal, Vol. 78, Cited Arbitrating antitrust and merger control issues book Authors: Steven Cernak and Jarod Bona In big antitrust news, the Federal Trade Commission and Department of Justice Antitrust Division released a draft of an update to the Vertical Merger Guidelines (VMG) on Janu Only three of the five FTC commissioners voted to release the draft with Democratic Commissioners Rebecca Kelly Slaughter and Rohit Chopra abstaining but.

2 Saving time and headaches clearing the antitrust hurdle for mergers and acquisitions generated or assets held by the parents / consortium partners.

A few steps to help expedite the merger review process Arbitrating antitrust and merger control issues book practice dictates that antitrust aspects are considered early as part of the identification and negotiation of transactions. Merger law is generally forward-looking: it bars mergers that may lead to harmful effects.

The premerger notification requirements of the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act allow the antitrust agencies to examine the likely effects of proposed mergers before they take place.

This advance notice avoids the difficult and potentially ineffective "unscrambling. Mergers and Acquisitions: Understanding the Antitrust Issue, Fourth Edition [Section of Antitrust Law; Andrew C Selden] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Mergers and Acquisitions: Understanding the Antitrust Issue, Fourth EditionAuthor: Section of Antitrust Law; Andrew C Selden. In the United States, antitrust law is a collection of federal and state government laws that regulates the conduct and organization of business corporations, generally to promote competition for the benefit of main statutes are the Sherman Act ofthe Clayton Act of and the Federal Trade Commission Act of These Acts serve three major functions.

The Antitrust Division reviews bank mergers within the same analytic framework (our Merger Guidelines of April 2, ) that we use for mergers in other industries.

Within this framework we have relied on our experience with numerous banking transactions to develop certain factual conclusions that guide our analysis. Express Scripts’s $ billion planned acquisition of Medco Health Solutions is a good illustration of how parties negotiate when there is significant antitrust risk.

There are three giants in the prescription drug sector: Express Scripts, CVS Caremark and Medco. A combined Medco-Express Scripts would control at least 30 percent or more of the drug benefit administration market.

Katarzyna advises clients on the full range of competition law issues, including complex merger control and antitrust matters, as well as general EU law and EU regulatory matters. She works across a variety of sectors including telecommunications, consumer goods, finance, IT and the media.

Both the Justice Department’s antitrust chief, William J. Baer, and the chairman of the F.C.C., Tom Wheeler, strongly opposed the idea of a Sprint-T.

Law Issues Arising 85 V. Conclusion 88 Chapter 3 Arbitrating Competition Law Issues: The Arbitrator’s Perspective 91 by V.V. Veeder and Paul Stanley I. Introduction 92 II. Competition-Law-Specific Considerations from the Arbitrator’s Perspective 94 III. Conclusion Chapter 4 Arbitrating Competition Law: The User’s Perspective by.

Guide to Antitrust Laws Free and open markets are the foundation of a vibrant economy. Aggressive competition among sellers in an open marketplace gives consumers — both individuals and businesses — the benefits of lower prices, higher quality products.

The Effect of a Government Judgment on Subsequent Private Antitrust Actions / by William Kolasky and Elizabeth de Luca -- US Enforcement Issues and US Antitrust Law / by Richard Levin and C. Jeffrey Price -- Parallel Proceedings before the Arbitral Tribunal and the Courts / by Don Baker -- Arbitrating US Antitrust Law in Pharmaceuticals Markets Author: Gordon Blanke, Phillip Louis Landolt.

occur that raise issues under the nation's antitrust laws. Typically, these issues will be raised during supervisory review of merger and acquisition transactions. This resource helps those contemplating banking transactions understand antitrust analysis of those transactions.

To accomplish this, it. The paper begins by acknowledging that it is consensual that Articles and TFEU are fully arbitrable, but then moves on to assess whether other competition provisions of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union, i.e.

Articles toas well as in secondary EU competition legislation (e.g. the EU Merger Control Regulation. ANTITRUST, INSTITUTIONS, AND MERGER CONTROL agencies. It is hard for law professors to undertake institutional analysis when they are themselves embedded in institutions.

As courts and agencies are the two antitrust institutions that academics and practitioners are likely to experience, these are the focus of institutional analysis. In this post, we provide an overview of the key takeaways in relation to merger control and antitrust.

Merger control. The implications of EU Exit on merger control need to be considered during three different periods: (i) during the Transition Period; (ii) towards the end of the Transition Period; and (iii) after the end of the Transition Period. Federal Reserve and Justice Department Release FAQs.

on Antitrust Review of Bank Mergers. Octo On October 9, the Federal Reserve Board and the Antitrust Division of the Justice Department jointly released a set of frequently asked questions and answers relating to antitrust reviews of bank mergers.

The FAQs (accessible. hereFile Size: KB. Merger law is generally forward-looking: it bars mergers that may lead to harmful effects. The premerger notification requirements of the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act allow the antitrust agencies to examine the likely effects of proposed mergers before they take place.

Collection 5 legal scholars3, who tried to evaluate all possible questions that may arise in relation to arbitrating competition disputes and who combined and commented on the established case-law.

Those Kazakhstani scholars4 that focus on the development of national arbitration law mainly criticize provisions of law and how they put obstacles to further promotion of. National Law Review publishes the latest legal news on antitrust laws, mergers & acquisitions, NAFTA, OFAC, Federal Trade Commission, & monopoly case law.

Are antitrust laws are necessary to ensure fair competition. Damien Neven, The Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies. In merger control cases with an international element, we work flexibly to support our clients in a consistent and efficient manner through our long established and trusted network of overseas law firms as well as by utilizing our own international offices to the fullest extent.

Since the publication of the first edition of Mergers and Acquisitions, the federal agencies and state attorneys general have continued an active merger agenda and have refined merger analyses through settlements, liquidated cases, and speeches. This second edition has been completely updated to capture the most important developments in this area.4/5(1).

Merger Enforcement Workshop. J Non-Horizontal Merger Guidelines [Withdrawn Januarysee DOJ and FTC Announce Draft Vertical Merger Guidelines for Public Comment] April Antitrust Guidelines for Collaborations Among Competitors.

October * Policy Guide to Merger Remedies * Update: In effect as of Septem As a result, merger antitrust analysis has become a far more tricky enterprise for IP-driven companies.

Typical Merger Scenarios. In his February speech marking the opening of the recent IP/AT Hearings, Antitrust Division Head Charles James alluded to a few of the difficulties that are unique to merger analysis of technology mergers.

The Bank Merger and Acquisitions Handbook is a how-to manual for lawyers who must analyze a potential transaction or who are faced with an agency review of the competitive effects of a proposed transaction that would combine banking institutions. Its focus is practical; complementing the Antitrust Section's other publications on merger review including Mergers and Acquisitions, and the.

The purpose of merger control Compliance with competition law requirements represents a very important aspect of any M&A transaction. This is because before completion can take place, many merger transactions will need to be notified to and approved by competition authorities in a number of different jurisdictions.

± William J. Kolasky & Andrew R. Dick, The Merger Guidelines and the Integration of Efficiencies into Antitrust Review of Horizontal Mergers, Delivered on the 20th Anniversary of the Merger Guidelines (J ), final version at 71 Antitrust Law J.

mergers and acquisitions. In addition to the HSR filing requirements and foreign merger control laws addressed in an October edition of A Few Things You Should Know, there are several substantive antitrust and competition law issues that can arise during.

The Three Most Pdf Names in Merger Review – Hart, Pdf, and Rodino While various parties can challenge mergers, nearly all the reviews and challenges are done by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and Department of Justice (DOJ) Antitrust Division through the process established by the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of Antitrust Arbitration and Merger Approval.

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