Thursday, 16 May 2013
Visa Europe has agreed to lower its inter-bank fees for credit cards, settling the European Commission’s competition concerns.
Wednesday, 15 May 2013
The European Commission last night raided three of the world’s largest oil companies over alleged price fixing in the oil and biofuel sectors.
Tuesday, 14 May 2013
A rival search engine has heavily criticised Google’s proposed commitments to address the European Commission’s abuse of dominance concerns, suggesting that some of them may actually serve to decrease competition further and elevate Google’s monopoly power.
Tuesday, 7 May 2013
The European Commission has sent a statement of objections to Motorola Mobility over alleged abuse of dominance for enforcing an injunction against Apple over its mobile phone standard-essential patents.
Wednesday, 1 May 2013
The European Commission has dropped its antitrust investigation of France’s three leading water services companies and their trade association over alleged price fixing.
Monday, 22 April 2013
US book publisher Penguin has agreed to change its pricing agreements with electronic book retailers to quash competition concerns in Brussels and clear the way for its merger with rival Random House.
Monday, 15 April 2013
The European Commission, after months of negotiation, is ready to market test formal remedies submitted by Google in its long-running dominance investigation.
Thursday, 11 April 2013
European litigation is “real and is here” and will soon make its mark on the US market, said Anthony Maton at Hausfeld in London. Katy Oglethorpe at the ABA Spring Meeting in Washington, DC
Wednesday, 10 April 2013
The European Commission today announced it has accepted commitments offered by Czech electricity incumbent CEZ to alleviate concerns over abuse of dominance.
Tuesday, 9 April 2013
A consortium of technology companies has filed a complaint with the European Commission alleging that online search leader Google is using its mobile operating system Android to dominate the mobile telephone market.
Tuesday, 9 April 2013
The European Commission today opened an investigation of MasterCard over alleged anti-competitive practices regarding inter-bank fees.
Friday, 5 April 2013
The European Commission today cleared the merger between global publishing houses Penguin and Random House.
Tuesday, 2 April 2013
The European Commission has opened a consultation over plans to simplify its merger regime and slash the number of deals that require a lengthy standard notification.
Thursday, 28 March 2013
The European Commission has opened an investigation of Swedish oil producer Nynas' acquisition of a Shell oil refinery. The investigation comes 15 months after the deal was announced.
Wednesday, 27 March 2013
An association of Spanish Linux users and advocates has filed a complaint with the European Commission accusing Microsoft of rigging its Windows 8 operating system to prevent users from installing rival operating systems on computers running the software.