UK Competition Law Newsletter

April 13, 2018

Welcome to the latest edition of our UK Competition Law Newsletter – a monthly briefing on developments in UK antitrust law, enforcement, and practice.

Highlights include: 

  • Payment Systems Regulator conducts dawn raids in its first case under the Competition Act 1998.
  • Competition Appeal Tribunal refers questions to the European Court of Justice on whether pharmaceutical pay-for-delay agreements restricted competition “by object” or “by effect”.
  • English High Court rules that the applicable law for follow-on damages actions is generally the law of the country where the restriction of competition occurs.

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