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White & Case Global Antitrust Merger StatPak

White & Case's Global Antitrust Merger StatPak (WAMS) is a resource providing information on merger control filing activity by competition authorities around the world. The WAMS survey currently includes filing data from 84 of the most active merger control jurisdictions in the world.

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At Mid-year, US Merger Filings Down From 2021's Torrid Pace, But Still Far Above the Historic Average

White & Case Global Antitrust Merger StatPak (WAMS)

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A new sense of unease: the rise of no-poach and wage-fixing concerns under EU Competition Law

Competition Policy International Antitrust Chronicle

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Green light for more active UK antitrust regulator – A snapshot overview of the UK government’s reform proposals
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WAMS 2021 Year End and 2022 Q1 Takeaways at a Glance

White & Case Global Antitrust Merger StatPak (WAMS)

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Key Developments in Kuwait Merger Control: New Turnover Threshold Requirements
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Significant Changes to the Turkish Merger Control Rules and Procedure
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Is the standard of claiming damages from the EU insurmountable? EU Court refuses to recognize loss suffered by UPS from the EC’s unlawful prohibition of the proposed UPS/TNT transaction
Record breaker: US M&A 2021
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Antitrust: Extended timelines and broader scope

The Federal Trade Commission is taking an increasingly stringent approach to antitrust investigations

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FTC Announces Annual Changes to HSR Thresholds (2022)
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Shining a light on the massive global surge in merger control filings

The data White & Case gathered from 58 of the most active merger control jurisdictions globally reveals trends and insights that can't be gleaned from data on single jurisdictions considered in isolation.

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JFTC and METI Proposes Guidelines for Business Collaboration with Startups and Investment in Startups
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German and Austrian competition authorities publish updated joint guidance on transaction value thresholds
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Key Developments in Saudi Arabia Merger Control: First Rejection, Review Guidelines, and New Tools
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Lexology GTDT: EU Antitrust Developments in the Pharmaceutical Sector
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Everybody Needs Prior Approval! – The FTC Revives And Expands an Old Enforcement Tool over a Scathing Dissent
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The Italian Government Approves the Draft Annual Law for Competition (ddl Concorrenza)
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Overview of global antitrust and merger regimes

Interactive guides to competition law enforcement and merger control activity in the South America and Southeast Asia and Pacific regions

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The Future of Global Merger Control: Spotlight on Tech and Pharma in the US, UK, EU, and Middle East
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Europe takes a tougher approach to technology mergers

Taiwanese companies should keep Europe in mind when planning new deals

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Federal Trade Commission’s Pre-Consummation Warning Letters Signal New Risk of Closing After Hart-Scott-Rodino Act Waiting Period Expiration
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Technology Industry Should Watch Closely as the Executive Branch and Lawmakers Set Their Sights on Antitrust
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The Legal 500 Merger Control (5th Edition)
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New York’s Sweeping New Antitrust Bill—Requiring NY State Premerger Notification ($9.2M Filing Threshold) and Prohibiting “Abuse of Dominance”—Inches Closer to Becoming Law
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Global merger control: Navigating stormy seas

There have been a number of developments in merger control in 2020 and Q1 2021. Some are related to the repercussions of the COVID-19 pandemic, while others are borne out of the ambitions and changes sought by individual competition authorities or unexpected jurisprudence

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EU horizontal rules under review - European Commission publishes staff working document
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Merging companies: Consider social factors in US antitrust clearance

The benefits of highlighting ESG, jobs and other positive deal impacts 

World in transition
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US antitrust policy: Revolution or evolution?

Businesses with high market shares may find themselves under the microscope

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The European Commission adopts far-reaching proposals to control foreign subsidies
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JFTC and METI issued Guidelines for Business Collaboration with Startups
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Senator Josh Hawley Joins Growing Number in Congress Proposing Sweeping Antitrust Reform Legislation
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Lexology GTDT: Foreign Investment Review 2021
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The Italian Competition Authority proposes far-reaching competition law changes to the Italian government
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Italian Merger Control Thresholds Update
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Veolia/Suez: the European Commission finds no gun-jumping and clarifies the scope of the public bid exemption to the standstill obligation
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Scope of new UK National Security and Investment Bill clarified
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Increasing FDI scrutiny in the EU: What does this mean in practice?
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First-ever analysis of the hydrogen sector by the French Competition Authority
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JFTC/CPRC extended the public comment period until March 12, 2021: Proposed issues to be discussed at the Study Group on Competition Policy for Data Market
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Grants of early termination of HSR waiting period temporarily suspended by DOJ and FTC – merging parties should expect to wait the full 30 days until further announcement