On December 30, 2011, China's Ministry of Commerce (“MOFCOM”), the government agency tasked with merger review, formally promulgated new rules providing MOFCOM with clear procedural rules (and powers) to investigate and deal with reportable transactions that were not notified. These Provisional Measures on the Investigation and Treatment of Failure to […]
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Department of Justice and Federal Trade Commission Sign Cooperation Agreement with Peru’s Antitrust Agency
The Department of Justice and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) signed an antitrust cooperation agreement today with Peru’s National Institute for the Defense of Competition and the Protection of Intellectual Property (INDECOPI). The agreement will promote increased cooperation and communication among the competition agencies in both countries. The agreement was signed in Washington, D.C., by Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Renata Hesse, head of the Justice Department’s Antitrust Division, Chairwoman Edith Ramirez of the FTC, and Chairman Hebert Tassano of INDECOPI, and went into effect upon signatu...
Posted: May 26, 2016, 4:00 am