Insights & news

Porter Elliott and Johan Van Acker author chapter on “Merger control in the EU”

  • 11/02/2019
  • News

Thomson Reuters have published their Practical Law guide on global merger control law, which features a chapter on “Merger control in the EU” authored by Van Bael & Bellis partners Porter Elliott and Johan Van Acker.  This chapter answers the critical questions that typically arise in an EU merger control review with respect to the regulatory framework, jurisdictional thresholds, procedures and timetables, substantive test and remedies, amongst others.  The chapter can be accessed here

 

Porter Elliott and Johan Van Acker are also the authors of the EU chapter of Merger Control: International Series, now in its third edition, for which Jean-François Bellis and Porter Elliott serve as General Editors.  Jean-François Bellis and Porter Elliott are also the Contributing Editors of the 2019 Chambers Global Practice Guide for merger control.

Key contacts

Related practice areas

Related insights

Sign up for updates
    • 30/10/2019
    • Newsletters

    VBB on Competition Law, Volume 2019, No. 10

    The October 2019 issue of our newsletter, VBB on Competition Law, which covers major developments in competition law at both the European Union and Member State levels.    Click below to view and download the issue

    Read more
    • 10/10/2019
    • News

    Andreas Reindl speaks at GCR’s 2nd Annual IP, Antitrust & Innovation Conference in Brussels

    On 8 October 2019, Van Bael & Bellis partner Andreas Reindl participated in a panel session on digital platforms, data, innovation and market power at GCR’s 2nd Annual IP, Antitrust & Innovation Conference in Brussels. The panel discussed competition law issues in the world of digital platforms, covering recent EU and national cases involving Booking,com, Google, Amazon and Facebook as well as ongoing competition policy debates. The other panel members were Miguel Perez Guerra, Senior Competition Counsel, Google, Pinar Akman, Professor of Competition Law & Director of Centre for Business Law and Practice, University of Leeds, and Karen Jelgerhuis Swildens, Senior Legal and Competition Counsel of Booking.com. The panel was moderated by Paul Lugard, Baker Botts.

    Read more
    • 01/10/2019
    • Newsletters

    VBB on Competition Law, Volume 2019, No. 09

    The September 2019 issue of our newsletter, VBB on Competition Law, which covers major developments in competition law at both the European Union and Member State levels.  Click below to view and download the issue

    Read more

Subscribe to our updates

Please select the practice areas you are interested in: *