Spotlight – Competition & Regulation 23/01/15

23 January 2015

Weekly Alert


Mergers Invitation to Comment

M.7429: Siemens/Dresser-Rand

Competition General

Case T-355/13: easyJet Airline Co. Ltd v European Commission

EC: draft guidelines relating to joint selling of olive oil, beef and veal livestock and arable crops


CEER publishes memorandum on Principles for regulatory performance assessments

State Aid

Case T-1/12: France v European Commission

EC approves UK aid for Teesside biomass CHP plant

United Kingdom


CMA undertakes project examining scope for increasing competition in passenger rail services in Great Britain

CMA Mergers – Undertakings in Lieu of Referral

Motor Fuel Limited/Murco Petroleum Limited

Electronic Communications

Ofcom: “Simplifying non-geographic numbers – change of implementation date”

Ofcom: “request from BT for an exemption from the Undertakings for the Microconnect Distributed Antenna service”

Financial Services

FCA publishes final report on cash savings market study

FCA: “proposed guidance relating to the exercise of concurrent competition powers” and “draft legislative instrument introducing minor amendments to the FCA Handbook”