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  1. Twobirds news
    28 November 2018
    EU unconditional merger clearance of T-Mobile/Tele2 Netherlands transaction – contribution and team Bird & Bird
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/press-releases/2018/global/eu-unconditional-merger-clearance-of-tmobile-tele2-netherlands

    On 27 November 2018, the European Commission approved the merger between T-Mobile Netherlands and Tele2 Netherlands after a six months in-depth review process.

  2. Legal news
    15 April 2019
    EC Expert Group calls for changes to antitrust enforcement in digital markets
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2019/global/ec-expert-group-calls-for-changes-to-antitrust-enforcement-in-digital-markets

    In these final months of Margrethe Vestager's mandate as European Competition Commissioner, she is pursuing a serious reflection on whether or not traditional competition rules and principles are fit for purpose in this ...

  3. Legal news
    22 May 2019
    TPG and Vodafone announce challenge to ACCC opposition to merger
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2019/australia/tpg-and-vodafone-announce-challenge-to-accc-opposition-to-merger

    On the 8th of May, 2019, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) officially announced that it had decided to oppose the proposed merger between TPG Telecom Limited and Vodafone Hutchison Australia Pty ...

  4. Legal news
    22 January 2021
    Italian 2021 Budget Law: new electronic communications regulatory requirements for search engines and online intermediaries
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2021/italy/italian-2021-budget-law

    With the new Law n. 178/2020 (“2021 Budget Law”), online intermediation services and online search engines offering services in Italy, even if not established on Italian territory, have been given two new obligations.

  5. Legal news
    19 April 2021
    Request for a CJEU preliminary ruling regarding the evidence disclosure under the EU Damages Directive
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2021/czech-republic/preliminary-ruling-regarding-the-evidence-disclosure-under-the-eu-damages-directive

    The Czech Supreme Court lodged a request for a preliminary ruling (Case C-57/21) on 1 February 2021 regarding evidence disclosure under the EU Damages Directive 2014/104/EU.

  6. Legal news
    16 February 2021
    More powers for the Czech competition authority?
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2021/czech-republic/more-powers-for-the-czech-competition-authority

    Currently, there are two bills being discussed in the Czech Parliament. Under the first bill, which implements the European Electronic Communications Code (EECC) in the Czech Republic, the Czech Office for the ...

  7. Legal news
    19 April 2021
    The European Commission publishes the Results of the public consultation on the review of the Motor Vehicle Block Exemption Regulation
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2021/global/the-european-commission-publishes-the-results-of-the-public-consultation-on-the-review-of-the-motor

    On 17 March 2021, the European Commission (“EC”) published a summary of the contributions on the review of the Motor Vehicle Block Exemption Regulation (“MVBER”) (“Consultation”). The MVBER is due to expire on 31 May ...

  8. Legal news
    19 April 2021
    CNMC clears Bankia-Caixabank merger with conditions
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2021/spain/cnmc-clears-bankia-caixabank-merger-with-conditions

    The Spanish Competition authority (“CNMC”) has cleared Caixabank’s acquisition of state-owned financial entity Bankia in phase I, subject to conditions. This transaction gives rise to the merger between the third and ...

  9. Legal news
    15 February 2021
    CMA publishes report into algorithms and their harm on consumers and competition law
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2021/uk/cma-publishes-report-into-algorithms-and-their-harm-on-consumers-and-competition-law

    The impact algorithms continue to have on market dynamics has been under scrutiny by competition authorities around the world in recent years. On 19 January 2021, the CMA published a report, following its investigation ...

  10. Legal news
    16 February 2021
    Court of Justice of the European Union confirms: A bid-rigging infringement ends when the essential characteristics of the contract are concluded with the contracting authority
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2021/finland/court-of-justice-of-the-european-union-confirms-a-bid-rigging-infringement-ends

    On 14 January 2021, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) issued a preliminary ruling relating to a Finnish bid-rigging case stating that a bid-rigging infringement ends on the day the essential ...