This comprehensive research Handbook brings together cutting-edge legal and economic analysis into antitrust issues by leading experts from Europe, the USA, Canada, Mexico and South America. The Handbook also includes discursive consideration of the similarities and differences among the various regimes on either side of the Atlantic, as well as a look to future trends and applications in regional and global contexts.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Unilateral effects from mergers : the Oracle case / Gregory J. Werden Transatlantic issues in the European merger review of Oracle/Peoplesoft : harmonious dissonance / Thomas Vinje and Dieter Paemen Merger to monopsony in Canada, Europe, and the United States : a selected international comparison / Margaret Sanderson Tweedledum and tweedledee? : regime dynamics in US and EC merger control / Andrew Scott A transatlantic assessment of the evolving use of behavioural merger remedies / Neil Campbell, Casey Halladay, and Omar Wakil Judicial review of mergers in Europe : Tetra Laval, GE/Honeywell, and the convergence toward US standards / Jeremy Weinberg Discounts, rebates, and selective pricing by dominant firms : a trans-Atlantic comparison / Christian Ahlborn and David Bailey A dominant firm's duty to deal : EC and US antitrust law compared / Alison Jones Tying : a transatlantic perspective / David W. Hull Abuse of dominance enforcement under Latin American competition laws / Russell Pittman and Maria Tineo Substantial convergence : the US influence on the development of the regulatory framework for IP licensing in the EC / Steven D. Anderman The right balance of competition policy and intellectual property law : a Federal Trade Commission perspective / Alden F. Abbott, Suzanne Michel, and Armando Irizarry Compulsory access as an antitrust remedy : when, why, and how is it applied in EU and US law? / Donald I. Baker and Tony Woodgate Regulation in Brazil : retrospect and prospects / Gesner Oliveira and Thomas Fujiwara Regulatory and competition issues in the transatlantic air transport sector : towards a transatlantic open aviation area / Karel van Miert and Daniel Calleja Issues relating to the enforcement and application of criminal laws in respect of competition / Mark Furse The brave new world of extradition : a North Atlantic treaty alliance against cartels? / Julian M. Joshua Lessons learned from the US experience in private enforcement of competition laws / Kevin E. Grady The role of non-litigation strategies : advocacy, reports, and studies as instruments of competition policy / William E. Kovacic Information please : opening antitrust to the public : why more European Union Court and Commission documents and hearings should no longer be secret / David Lawsky The goals of antitrust : thoughts on consumer welfare in the US / Albert A. Foer Competition enforcement and consumers / Juan Antonio Rivière y Marte The distributional consequences of antitrust / Okeoghene Odudu Merger control and cross border transactions : a pragmatic view on cooperation, convergence, and what is in between / Ariel Ezrachi Bilateral enforcement cooperation agreements / Anestis Papadopoulos An antitrust analysis of the world trade organization's decision in the US-Mexico arbitration on telecommunications services / J. Gregory Sidak and Hal J. Singer Mexico's competition law : North American origins, European practice / Adriaan Ten Kate and Gunnar Niels Competition policies in Latin America, post-Washington consensus / Julian Peña.