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Damages to Public Agencies for Anticompetitive Conducts

Which are the damages that public agencies suffer as a consequence of bid rigging? Colombia's Competition Authority (Superintendence of Industry and Commerce: Miguel de Quinto; 2012) and the different competition authorities around the world have identified the damages with the extra-cost generated...

A Necessary Reform... But Partially Missing Its Target? On the Chilean Competition Law Reform

Introduction

Chilean society has had a rough couple of years when it comes to white-collar crimes. Cartels in sensitive markets, like pharmacies and poultry producers; illegal financing of politicians; the frequent use of privileged information in our stock exchange market; grave environmental...

Bad Documents under an antitrust perspective in Brazil – Consequences and how to avoid their creation

The competition law (Law 12529/2011), in effect since May 29, 2012, brought about profound changes in the Brazilian competition system, particularly in merger control cases. These changes comprise the structural reform in Brazil's competition authority (the Administrative Council for Economic...

Same rules but different outcome – price parity clauses under EU competition law

The Swedish Competition Authority (“SCA”) has under the coordination of the Commission, and in cooperation with other national Competition Authorities within the EU, among others the Italian Autorità Garante della Concorrenza e del Mercato, the French Autorité de la concurrence and the German...