Paul Lugard

Chair - Antitrust Life Sciences and Healthcare Partner

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  • Interested parties in GE/Alstom, Hutchinson 3G UK/Telefonica UK
  • Halliburton Company in its proposed acquisition of Baker Hughes
  • Dresser Rand in its acquisition by Siemens
  • A U.S. multinational semiconductor and telecommunications technology company in relation to standard essential patents (SEPs)
  • An international telecommunications company in relation to standardization and joint licensing matters
  • A European standard setting organization on various EU competition law matters
  • An international dairy company on EU and U.S. exclusionary conduct matters
  • An international LNG company on the formation of a joint venture for the offtake and supply of LNG worldwide in relation to EC competition law
  • A Russian petrochemical company in merger notifications before the European Commission and national competition agencies
  • Caterpillar in a Form CO merger notification before the European Commission
  • A leading Saudi energy company on the renegotiation of energy supply agreements in relation to EC competition law
  • Received EC merger clearance for a full-function joint venture involving LG Electronics – Case M. 2263*
  • Received EC merger approval for acquisition of Marconi Medical Systems – Case M. 2537*
  • Received EC merger clearance for acquisition of Intermagnetics – Case M. 4300*
  • EU investigations under Article 102 TFEU of standard setting and joint licensing practices in the high-tech and telecommunications industries*
  • Received EC merger clearance for Acquisition of Saeco – Case 5547*
  • Philips in relation to article 102 TFEU in various high-tech matters*
  • Philips in numerous EU multi-jurisdictional merger filings and article 101 TFEU matters*

* As in-house counsel at Royal Philips Electronics