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In May 2022 the European Commission (EC) adopted the Vertical Block Exemption Regulation (VBER) and the new accompanying Vertical Guidelines (Guidelines). See GT Alerts, The New VBER and Vertical Guidelines
Continue Reading The New VBER and Guidelines: Issues with European Commission Approach to Agents Acting for Multiple Principals

On June 30, 2022, the European Parliament (EP) and the Council announced that they had reached a provisional political agreement on the EU Foreign Subsidies Regulation (FSR).

The European Commission
Continue Reading Political Agreement Reached on EU Foreign Subsidies Regulation

The June 2022 issue of Greenberg Traurig’s Competition Currents is out, highlighting significant developments in global antitrust and competition law for clients and colleagues.

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Continue Reading GT Newsletter | Competition Currents | June 2022

On April 19, 2022, the proposed Dutch Investment Review Act (Wet veiligheidstoets investeringen, fusies and overnames) (Actpassed the Dutch House of Representatives (Tweede Kamer
Continue Reading Dutch Investment Review Act Passes Dutch House of Representatives

A Dutch draft bill1 introduces a new framework pursuant to which the relevant minister can, if deemed necessary for national security, review investments in or acquisitions of certain companies.
Continue Reading To Safeguard Dutch National Security, Investment Review Bill Gets Retroactive Effect

On 29 April 2020 the Netherlands Commercial Court (NCC) handed down a decision regarding a contractual break-up fee in an M&A transaction affected by the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic.
Continue Reading Dutch Court Decisions on Contractual Obligations During the COVID-19 Pandemic in an M&A Context