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Swedish Competition Law Update

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A new Swedish Competition Act will enter into force on 1 November 2008. The Act was passed by parliament on 11 June 2008. The new legislation means further harmonisation with EC competition rules and it also introduces a number of new features in order to enhance cartel enforcement. One of the new features is the introduction of trading prohibitions. The rules regarding fines will become both clearer and stricter in an aim to enhance legal certainty. Furthermore, it will now become possible for companies to enter into settlement agreements with the Swedish Competition Authority (the �NCA�). As regards merger control, the rules ...
and governments have always been subject to scrutiny, and sometimes severe sanctions. Since the twentieth century, competition law has become global. The two largest and most influential systems of competition regulation are United States antitrust law and European Union competition law . National and regional competition authorities across the world have formed international support and enforcement networks. Modern competition law has historically evolved on a country level to promote and maintain competition in markets principally within the territorial boundaries of nation-states . National competition law usually does not ...
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Features - Update to A Guide to the Swedish Legal System | LLRX.com
is a law librarian at the law section of Stockholm University Library. The Stockholm University Library is the national resource library for law in Sweden. Building the portal Rättskällan is a collaborative effort with five law participating libraries. The number of editors are at the present time twelve with a view to expand. She is the coordinator of the work with Rättskällan and is actively been promoting the use of electronic sources to legal resources. This article is an update to Ingrid's Guide to the Swedish Legal System, published on LLRX.com, November 1, 2000. Table of Contents ... market research, surveys and trends
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Purpose--The present paper aims to extend an ongoing study of Swedish trade journal's, Privata Affarer, recognition of the "bank of the year." Design/methodology/approach--The information used in this paper came from Privata Affarer, which annually recognizes a "best" bank in Sweden. Each issue containing the annual recognition provides the rationale for selecting the specific bank as well as interviews with their CEOs. The data base is robust--every bank in Sweden is surveyed, so results come not from a sample, but a census of banks and banking practice; 17 year's selections are now available. ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
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ADVANCED EC COMPETITION LAW LONDON 2009 ADVANCED EC COMPETITION ...
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Merger Guidelines Workshops
This morning, FTC Chairman Leibowitz announced that, in the coming months, the Federal Trade Commission and the Antitrust Division (collectively, the "Agencies") will be holding public workshops concerning the Horizontal Merger Guidelines. Details about this plan will soon be available on the Federal Trade Commission's web site. In these remarks, I would like to discuss why the Agencies are undertaking this important project. The Horizontal Merger Guidelines set forth the enforcement policy of the Agencies concerning horizontal mergers and acquisitions. They provide a framework for ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
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Swedish competition law has only considered two restrictive practices as a criminal offense, namely resale price maintenance and joint cooperation in ...
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