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GCR Insight: Europe, Middle East & Africa Antitrust Review 2022, European Union - Joint Ventures

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Baker Botts Partners, Catriona Hatton, and David Cardwell, recently contributed to GCR's Europe, Middle East and Africa Antitrust Review 2022 publication, addressing the chapter on joint ventures in the European Union.

The chapter highlights the key themes and recent developments in the application of EU competition law to joint ventures.

Points covered include:

  • Recent merger decisions demonstrate importance of spill-over effects in joint ventures transactions
  • Law on parental liability for competition law infringements by joint ventures has been developing in recent years
  • Parental liability confirmed for institutional (minority) investors under certain circumstances

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