Implications of the Three/O2 Judgment for EU Merger Control
July 1, 2020
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.