Competition and Antitrust 2002

  • Introductions

  • About the authors

  • International antitrust

    Are fixed time periods for merger review a good idea? By James F Rill, Mark C Schechter and John M Taladay of Howrey, Simon, Arnold & White, LLP, Washington, DC*

  • Technology mergers

    US antitrust review of small technology mergers By Charles T Compton and Scott A Sher of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, Palo Alto 

  • Asia

  • About the authors

  • Korea

    Toward a new competition policy in Korea By Hoil Yoon, Yoong-Neung Kee, and Myong Hyon Ryu of Yoon & Partners, Seoul

  • Europe

  • About the authors

  • Austria

    Recent developments in Austrian Competition Law By Wolfgang Lauss of Saxinger Chalupsky Weber & Partners

  • Finland

    Finnish control of concentrations By Mikko Eerola and Lotta Backholm of Waselius & Wist, Helsinki

  • France

    May 18 2002: A French revolution in merger control By Pierre Kirch of Moquet Borde & Associés, Brussels and Paris Gaëlle Le Breton of Moquet Borde & Associés, Paris

  • Hungary

    Merger control in Hungary By Dr Zoltán H Barakonyi and Dr Péter Vörös of Martonyi és Kajtár Baker & McKenzie, Budapest

  • Italy

    Recent developments in Italian antitrust Law By Luca Toffoletti and Alberto Toffoletto of NCTM, Milan

  • Norway

    Recent developments in Norwegian competition law By Siri Teigum and Eivind Vesterkjær, Thommessen Krefting Greve Lund AS, Oslo

  • Portugal

    By Mário Marques Mendes and Pedro Vilarinho Pires of Marques Mendes & Associados, Lisbon

  • Spain

    Liberalization, privatization and competition in Spain By Luis Felipe Castresana of Simmons & Simmons, Madrid

  • Switzerland

    By Silvio Venturi and Pascal Favre of Tavernier Tschanz, Geneva

  • The Americas

  • About the authors

  • Brazil

    By Luis Fernando Schuartz of Barbosa, Müssnich & Aragão, Sao Paulo

  • Canada

    By Jay Holsten and Carolyn Naiman of Torys LLP, Toronto

  • Colombia

    Regulations on mergers and acquisitions in Colombia By Ernesto Cavelier, José Elías Del Hierro, and Aurora de Charry of Parra, Rodríguez & Cavelier

  • Mexico

    Developments in Mexican antitrust law By Daniel Kuri Breña, Gerardo Lemus and Victor M Frias of Kuri Breña, Sánchez Ugarte, Corcuera y Aznar, Mexico City

  • United States

    Overview of US antitrust laws By Raymond A Jacobsen, Jr and Stefan M Meisner of McDermott, Will & Emery, Washington, DC