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UK Court Orders Disqualification Of Estate Agent Who Formed A Cartel

In the first contested case of its kind, the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has secured the disqualification of a director whose Somerset estate...
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Medical Suppliers’ Merger Raises Antitrust Concerns In The UK 

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) is concerned that, should the proposed £4.2 billion (US$5.2 billion) purchase by Stryker Corporation (Stryker) of Wright Medical...

UK: Anti-nausea drug faces price collusion allegations

Four pharmaceutical companies have been accused of colluding to artificially increase the price of a drug used to treat nausea and dizziness by almost...

UK: Airport services merger receives provisional clearance

The UK Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) last week provisionally cleared Menzies Aviation’s takeover of part of Airline Services’ business after an in-depth investigation...
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UK: CMA clears Ebiquity sale

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has unconditionally cleared media and marketing consultancy Ebiquity's sale of its advertising intelligence business to Nielsen following an...

UK: Ann Pope on the future of competition enforcement

On Tuesday, November 13, Ann Pope, the Senior Director for Antitrust Enforcement at the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), delivered a speech at the...

UK: MPs to investigate “broken” audit market

Company accounts have become works of fiction, according to the chairwoman of the House of Commons’ Business Committee, which is to launch an investigation...

UK: Compare the Market accused of breaking competition law

Insurance comparison site ComparetheMarket has been issued with a “statement of objections” by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) after an investigation found that...

UK: Competition watchdog to probe high funeral prices

  The UK’s competition watchdog has launched a probe into Britain's £2 billion (US$2.7 billion) funerals market amid fears that bereaved families are being ripped...

UK: CMA approves Co-Op’s Nisa takeover

The UK’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has approved grocery retailer The Co-Op’s £137.5 million (US$191.7 million) takeover of retailer Nisa after finding that...

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