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Spotlight – Competition & Regulation: 21/02/2014

21 February 2014

Weekly Alert

Europe

Mergers Invitation to Comment

COMP/M.7168: COMP/M.7160: Predica/AVIVA France/Saint-Denis

COMP/M.7192: Brookfield/MOL/ITI

Competition General

Sokoll Seebacher: freedom of establishment and new pharmacies in Austria

Case C-555/13 Merck Canada

State Aid

EC New Aviation Guidelines published

Electronic Communications

EC advertises benefits of ending roaming charges

Energy

CEER: response to EC Consultation on

CEER:

EC to refer Ireland to CJ for failure to transpose energy package fully

ACER: Gas Regional Initiative Coordination Group quarterly Report published.

Italy

Aviation

AGCM fines Ryanair and EasyJet for unfair commercial practices

Energy

AGCM cleared the acquisition of 49% of Veritas Energia S.r.l. by Ascopiave S.p.A (retail gas market and retail electricity market)

United Kingdom

Mergers Invitation to Comment

IP Group/Fusion IP: merger notified

Competition Commission

The CC has provisionally cleared the completed joint venture between Tradebe Environmental Services Limited (Tradebe) and SITA UK Limited (Sita)

Miscellaneous

BIS: consultation outcome on balance of competences EU/Member States on free movement of goods

Electronic Communications

Ofcom: Response to Court of Appeal Pay-TV Judgement

Ofcom: FIFA World Cup 2014 coverage

Energy

Ofgem:

Ofgem:

Aviation

CAA:

CAA: