Competition and Antitrust 2001

  • Overview

  • About the authors

  • International antitrust

    Cooperation and convergence By James Rill and Mark Schechter of Howrey Simon Arnold & White, Washington DC*

  • Industry focus

  • About the authors

  • It’s worse than you think: US regulatory changes require pharmaceutical company attention

    Willard Tom, Kathleen Sanzo and Stephen Paul Mahinka of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, Washington, DC

  • Asia Overview

  • About the authors

  • Asia overview

    Competition law – the Asian perspective By Henry Wheare and Alan Adcock of Lovells, Hong Kong

  • Middle East and Africa

  • About the authors

  • South Africa

    The public interest factor in merger proceedings By Robert Legh and Haylene Treisman of Bowman Gilfillan Inc, Johannesburg

  • Europe

  • About the authors

  • European Union

    Antitrust compliance programmes for multinational companies Julian Joshua of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, Brussels

  • European Union

    Transatlantic mergers and merger control By Izzet Sinan and Jason Lomax of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, Brussels

  • Finland

    The Active Competition Policy By Katri Joenpolvi of Krogerus & Pirilä, Helsinki

  • France

    Modernization of French merger control rules By Pierre Kirch of BBLP Moquet Borde & Associés, Paris and Brussels

  • Germany

    By Andreas Weitbrecht of Wilmer, Cutler & Pickering, Brussels Stefan Ohlhoff of Wilmer, Cutler & Pickering, Berlin

  • Italy

    A primer on Italian merger control rules By Stefano Grassani of BBLP Pavia e Ansaldo, Milan

  • Norway

    The Norwegian Competition Act 1993: a different approach By Siri Teigum and Eivind Vesterkjær of Thommessen Krefting Greve Lund, Oslo

  • Portugal

    By Mário Marques Mendes and Luis Domingos Morais of Marques Mendes & Associados, Lisbon

  • Russia

    Saint Petersburg Sea Port case By Yuri Monastyrsky of Monastyrsky, Zyuba, Semenov & Partners, Moscow

  • Spain

    Iñigo Igartua Arregui of Gómez-Acebo & Pombo, Barcelona

  • Sweden

    Recent changes in Swedish competition law and case law By Tommy Pettersson and Henric Råsbrant of Mannheimer Swartling Advokatbyrå, Sweden

  • Switzerland

    By Silvio Venturi of Tavernier Tschanz, Geneva

  • United Kingdom

    Competition Law By Lesley Ainsworth, Susan Bright and Simon Polito of Lovells, London

  • The Americas

  • About the authors

  • Canada

    By Lawson Hunter and Sandra Walker of Stikeman Elliott, Toronto

  • Colombia

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

  • Mexico

    Merger controls under the Mexican antitrust law By Christian Lippert of Franck, Galicia y Robles, SC, Mexico City

  • United States

    Summary of US Antitrust laws By William J Kolasky and Janet Ridge of Wilmer Cutler & Pickering, Washington DC