Competition Law in the Digital Age: Best Friends newsletter

November 5, 2019

This edition focuses on:
1. Vestager’s new dual role as head of DG Comp and Digital Policy;
2. Competition Law 4.0 as proposed in Germany; and
3. Proposals on ex-ante regulation and merger control from the Benelux Authorities.

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The newsletter is produced jointly by the BestFriends group who are: BonelliErede, Bredin Prat, De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek, Hengeler Mueller, Slaughter and May and Uría Menéndez. In addition to sharing a joint office in Brussels, we cooperate in the area of competition law by working together on cases, exchanging lawyers and pooling our know-how and expertise, and we jointly develop products, like the Best Friends dawn raid site (available at – you can add the link to your desktop on your smartphone). We believe that together our cross-border capabilities in Europe is second to none.

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