Focus Antitrust - 28 October 2020
In The News
Ofcom issues statement of objections to Motorola and Sepura
Ofcom has issued a statement of objections to Motorola and Sepura, setting out Ofcom’s provisional view that the parties infringed Chapter 1 of the Competition Act 1998 and Article 101 of the Treaty of the Functioning of the European Union by exchanging competitively sensitive information relating to future pricing intentions in connection with a procurement exercise run by the Police ICT company in 2018. Click here.
CMA issues provisional findings in relation to the viagogo/StubHub merger
The CMA has provisionally found that the completed merger of viagogo and StubHub could raise competition concerns in the UK’s secondary ticketing market. Click here.
- The European Court of Justice has dismissed Silver Plastics' appeal against the European Commission's retail food packaging cartel decision. Click here.
- The CMA has published an updated memorandum of understanding with the Serious Fraud Office. 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.