Focus Antitrust - 13 March 2019
In The News
European Commission accepts commitments in cross-border pay-TV services case
The European Commission has accepted commitments offered by Disney, NBCUniversal, Sony Pictures, Warner Bros. and Sky in relation to the Commission's concerns regarding certain clauses in the studios' film licensing contracts for pay-TV with Sky UK. Click here.
European Commission opens phase 2 merger investigation into E.ON's proposed acquisition of Innogy
The European Commission has opened an in-depth phase 2 merger investigation to assess the proposed acquisition of Innogy by E.ON. The Commission has concerns that the proposed acquisition may reduce competition in retail markets for electricity and gas in several Member States. Click here
- The CMA has welcomed the report submitted by the Digital Competition Expert Panel to the government. Click here.
News & Insights
Final Report on EBA Guidelines on outsourcing arrangements – help or hindrance for cloud adoption?
The European Banking Authority (EBA) issued its final report on outsourcing arrangements on 25 February 2019 (EBA/GL/2019/02).
New waves in the battle against piracy of sports rights
Recent developments continue to demonstrate the ups and downs in the ongoing fight against piracy of sports content.