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Antitrust Chronicle® – Economics of Criminal Antitrust
 |  Apr 19, 2024

Dear Readers, Criminal antitrust enforcement has attracted heightened attention of late, due to several high-profile cases in the U.S. and worldwide. In particular, the last two decades have seen a…

Navigating Economic Expert Work in Criminal Antitrust Litigation
 |  Apr 19, 2024

Criminal antitrust enforcement has recently attracted heightened attention due to several high-profile cases covered widely in the media. In this article, we provide insight into the role of economic experts…

The Increased Importance of Economics in Cartel Cases
 |  Apr 19, 2024

The last two decades have seen a significant amount of actual or alleged cartel conspiracies uncovered, particularly in the financial sector, such as the discovery of the LIBOR rigging and…

A Law and Economics Analysis of the Antitrust Treatment of Physician Collective Price Agreements
 |  Apr 19, 2024

Physician groups charged with price-fixing are typically prosecuted under civil law rather than criminal law even assuming the per se illegality of such agreements. This paper employs a “law and…

Information Exchange In Criminal Antitrust Cases: How Economic Testimony Can Tip The Scales
 |  Apr 19, 2024

Over the past few years, the Antitrust Division of the Department of Justice has brought criminal cases built primarily around information exchanges among competitors. Information exchanges are not illegal by…

Economic Analysis in Criminal Antitrust Violations: A Review of Recent Matters Involving Expert Economist Testimony
 |  Apr 19, 2024

The use of economic analysis as a tool to assess issues in per se criminal antitrust violations has been a source of debate. On one hand, there have been questions…

Presenting Economic Evidence in a Criminal Antitrust Trial: Some Strategic Thoughts
 |  Apr 19, 2024

Based on his three decades of experience at the DOJ and in private practice, Mark Rosman explores the thinking and strategy for both sides in using economic evidence in a…

Antitrust Chronicle® – China Edition – Year of the Dragon
 |  Apr 16, 2024

Dear Readers,   We are delighted to release our CPI Antitrust Chronicle for April 2024, Year of the Dragon: Antitrust in China. This year’s chronicle features an exceptional collection of…

Review Logic and Rules for Concentrations of Undertakings that Do Not Meet the Standard of Notification
 |  Apr 16, 2024

The revised Antimonopoly Law, as amended in June 2022, added a new system of reviewing concentrations that do not meet the standard of notification, which is a necessary supplementary rule…

China’s Review of Semiconductor Transactions
 |  Apr 16, 2024

Since the start of U.S.-China trade war in 2018, semiconductor companies found themselves in the center of crossfire in this smokeless war. As the U.S. government attempts to restrict China’s…

Key Challenges and Tips for Merger Control Filing in China for Listed Companies
 |  Apr 16, 2024

Given the characteristics of listed companies and special legal requirements for listed companies under the PRC merger control laws and regulations, there are special challenges and compliance risks concerning the…

Key Point Review: China SPC Antitrust Judgments in 2023
 |  Apr 16, 2024

Each year, the Intellectual Property Court of the PRC Supreme People’s Court published a summary of key points of its antitrust case judgments concluded in the prior year. On February…

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