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Enforcers Consideration of Compliance Programs in Europe: Are 2011 Initiatives Raising Their Profile or Reducing It to the Lowest Common Denominator?

BY | February 15, 2012

Nathalie Jalabert-Doury, Gillian Sproul, Feb 14, 2012 In Europe, compliance programs have been implemented by companies for many years. However, few competition authorities had clarified how they viewed these compliance…

Nathalie Jalabert-Doury, Gillian Sproul, Feb 14, 2012

In Europe, compliance programs have been implemented by companies for many years. However, few competition authorities had clarified how they viewed these compliance initiatives, nor the impact of having (or not having) compliance programs on enforcement decisions. It took a long time for the European Commission to address the issue in any of its reports or notices.

Then, in 2011, three competition authorities produced new guidance documents,

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