Focus Antitrust - 11 November 2020
In The News
European Commission sends Statement of Objections to Amazon and opens second investigation for abuse of dominance
The European Commission has sent a Statement of Objections to Amazon in relation to its use of non-public independent seller data as a potential abuse of dominance. It has also opened a second investigation into its e-commerce business practices. Click here.
CMA blocks investment technology merger between FNZ and GBST
The CMA has blocked the investment technology merger between FNZ and GBST after finding their completed merger could lead to competition concerns in the supply of retail platform solutions to investment platforms in the UK. Click here.
- The CMA has accepted a proposal from Stryker to sell its business in the UK total ankle prostheses market to resolve competition concerns. Click here.
News & Insights
Assigning a sub-contract on termination: Which rights is the contractor giving up?
How to avoid undesirable and unintended consequences when assigning sub-contracts ?
Charles Russell Speechlys present at EIS Association Autumn Technical Seminar 2020
Our presentation covered the tax and corporate considerations for companies preparing for a possible exit.
Charles Russell Speechlys advises the owners of Safeonline LLP on its sale to Howden Broking Group Limited
Safeonline LLP has a proprietary insurtech platform, iQ, which will offer the capability to provide cyber insurance capability.