Technology and innovation joint ventures in a distressed environment
June 30, 2020
Joint ventures (JVs) take many different forms and are entered into for many different strategic reasons, for example to combine financial resources or to pool knowledge.
UK: EU Commission launches consultations on Ex Ante Antitrust Tool and Platform Regulation
June 17, 2020
On June 2, 2020, the EU Commission (EC) launched two major consultations: one relating to a possible new competition tool to allow the EC to intervene in vulnerable markets without the need to find that any company has violated EU competition law (the Ex Ante Tool Consultation), and the second relating to the forthcoming Digital Services Act package (the DSA Consultation).