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...
The Brazilian Competition Authority, CADE, has been quite active not only in reviewing mergers, acquisitions and joint-ventures and in battling against cartel behavior, but also in cracking down on illegal unilateral conducts by companies with market power. Given the importance for Brazilian and...