Implications of the Three/O2 Judgment for EU Merger Control

July 01, 2020


Overview

Webinar

On May 28, 2020 the General Court overturned Commissioner Vestager’s first prohibition decision, blocking a 4-to-3 merger in the UK telecommunications sector.

The judgment contains important findings on the EU Merger Regulation’s substantive test, the standard of proof in merger review, and the role of efficiencies.

To view a video recording of our discussion on the implications of this judgement, click here.