The EU General Court’s judgment
last summer confirmed that PE firms are not immune to antitrust
On July 12 2018, the General Court of the European Union
("General Court") handed down several judgments relating to the
European Commission’s Power Cables cartel case.
Among these was a judgment which confirmed the joint and
several liability of a private equity investor for antitrust
infringements committed by a former portfolio company (Case
T-419/14 – The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. v.