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Competition, antitrust and trade

Supporting sustainability through UK competition law

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has been asked by the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

Life Sciences and Healthcare

The government has vision for the UK as the world's leading hub for life sciences

The prime minister, Boris Johnson, name checked a who's who of past British life science pioneers, including Edward Jenner, Ronald

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Competition, antitrust and trade

Better the VABER you know?

It may be often be true that "It's better the devil you know"… but it isn't always the case. Manufacturers

Tech, Media and Comms

Protecting your business from unfair employee competition

Danielle Kingdon, employment partner, speaks with Emma Ladley, Associate Director, on how employers can protect their businesses from unfair employee

Competition, antitrust and trade

European and UK competition regulators reveal their plans to modify the existing rules on vertical agreements

In recent weeks both the EU and the UK competition regulators have published their proposals on how to modify the

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Competition, antitrust and trade

A New Deal for UK consumers?

The UK government has launched a consultation on updating consumer law, competition law and the powers of the Competition and

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Competition, antitrust and trade

European Commission considers decarbonisation and digitalisation as it reviews rules on collaboration

While many agreements between competitors are prohibited under competition law, the European Commission carves out certain collaborations in a "block

Tech, Media and Comms

UK National Security & Investment Act – implementation date and 17 mandatory sectors confirmed

The Act creates a new stand-alone regime for the UK government to intervene in a broad range of transactions on

Regulatory Outlook

Regulatory Outlook | Foreword | July 2021

As the Covid-19 pandemic has continued to surge throughout the world, the impact on individuals – their lives and livelihoods

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Regulatory Outlook

Regulatory Outlook | Competition | July 2021

Current issues Mandatory notification regime for mergers in certain sectors On 29 April 2021, the National Security and Investment Act

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New Standard Contractual Clauses: more certainty for data exports at the cost of increased checks and compliance obligations

From 27 June 2021, organisations will be able to use the European Commission's long-awaited new Standard Contractual Clauses (SCCs), also

Competition, antitrust and trade

European Super League – competition for top-tier football continues

In April 2021, twelve of the biggest European football clubs announced the creation of a breakaway European Super League (ESL)