- published: 13 Jan 2017
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The impact on antitrust enforcement of changing political dynamics globally is likely to be felt in several material ways through 2017 and beyond.
Click 4 Compliance's Global Antitrust & Fair Competition course provides essential training for global companies doing business in today's environment of increased antitrust enforcement. Through practical, everyday business scenarios, this course identifies high-risk antitrust situations -- with a focus on understanding that emails and casual conversations with competitors, customers or distributors could lead to criminal prosecution and multi-million-dollar fines.
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The European Union's competition watchdog slapped a record 2.42 billion euro (2.72 billion US dollars) fine on internet giant Google on Tuesday for breaching antitrust rules with its online shopping service. (June 27) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Get updates and more Breaking News here: http://smarturl.it/APBreakingNews The Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering fast, unbiased news from every corner of the world to all media platforms and formats. AP’s commitment to independent, comprehensive journalism has deep roots. Founded in 1846, AP has covered all the major news events of the past 165 years, providing high-quality, informed reporting of everything from wars and elections to championship games and royal weddings...
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How Do You Enforce Antitrust Law in a Global Marketplace? full story: http://insights.som.yale.edu/insights/how-do-you-enforce-antitrust-law-global-marketplace More than 120 countries have antitrust or competition enforcement authorities, with diverging goals and regulations. What are the implications for companies that work across borders? Yale Insights talked with Professor Fiona Scott Morton, the former chief economist in the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice.
Antitrust authorities around the world are targeting global technology companies. The conference hosted by the Technology Policy Institute, on March 13th, examined the competitive environment in which tech companies operate and how antitrust affects innovation in this critically important sector. Do certain characteristics of the sector, such as reliance on platforms and large amounts of data, warrant special scrutiny? What role should antitrust play in regulating standards and licensing of standard-related intellectual property? What is the role of the U.S. and the new administration’s antitrust officials in a global economy in which enforcement, legal standards and procedures vary across countries and competition agencies? Opening remarks - William Kovacic, Global Competition Professor ...
With foreign investment on the rise in the United States, it is important for any company intending to do business there to be familiar with US antitrust law. Mayer Brown partner and head of the firm’s Global Antitrust & Competition group Mark Ryan explains why and shares what investors should be aware of when it comes to competition-related law.
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2016 AND BEYOND: TECHNOLOGY POLICY CHALLENGES The next administration will face difficult policy choices that will affect the pace and direction of innovation. How might a new administration think differently about issues as diverse as the future of connectivity, the tradeoff between privacy and security, incentives to invest in new infrastructure, technologies and content, and how to coordinate policies with our global partners? Would such changes be better for consumers and for economic growth generally? Speakers at the 2016 TPI Aspen Forum looked ahead to the critically important policy debates that will take place over the coming years.
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Antitrust policy during much of the Obama Administration was a continuation of the Bush Administration’s minimal involvement in the market. However, at the end of President Obama’s term, there was a significant pivot to investigations and blocks of high profile mergers such as Halliburton-Baker Hughes, Comcast-Time Warner Cable, Staples-Office Depot, Sysco-US Foods, and Aetna-Humana and Anthem-Cigna. How will or should the new Administration analyze proposed mergers, including certain high profile deals like Walgreens-Rite Aid, AT&T-Time Warner, Inc., and DraftKings-FanDuel? This lively luncheon panel discussion covered these topics and the anticipated future of antitrust enforcement. As always, the Federalist Society takes no position on particular legal or public policy issues; all exp...