Legal and Regulatory

Spotlight – Competition & Regulation: 16/05/2014

16 May 2014

Weekly Alert


Mergers Invitation to Comment

COMP/M.7223: Danish Crown/Sokolow

COMP/M.7228: Centrica/Bord G

Mergers In Depth Investigations

COMP/M.7000: Liberty Global/Ziggo

Mergers Subject to Conditions

COMP/M.7115: Kuraray/GLSV Business

COMP/M.6905: INEOS/Solvay/JV

Competition General

EC finds Motorola Mobility infringed EU competition rules by misusing standard essential patents

EC accepts legally binding commitments by Samsung Electronics on standard essential patent injunctions

Joaquin Almunia speech:

State Aid

EC approves measures for Waste-to-Energy project in Dublin, Ireland

EC publishes new handbook on EU broadband state aid

EC approves amendments to UK restructuring plan of Lloyds Banking Group

United Kingdom

Mergers Invitation to Comment

FN Herstal S.A./Manroy PLC

Competition and Markets Authority


Electronic Communications

Ofcom: Mobile Coverage Enhancers and their use in licensed spectrum



DECC has opened a further consultation on EMR: