Spotlight

Spotlight – Competition & Regulation 23/01/15

23 January 2015

Weekly Alert

Europe

Mergers Invitation to Comment

M.7429: Siemens/Dresser-Rand

Competition General

Case T-355/13: easyJet Airline Co. Ltd v European Commission

EC: draft guidelines relating to joint selling of olive oil, beef and veal livestock and arable crops

Energy

CEER publishes memorandum on Principles for regulatory performance assessments

State Aid

Case T-1/12: France v European Commission

EC approves UK aid for Teesside biomass CHP plant

United Kingdom

CMA

CMA undertakes project examining scope for increasing competition in passenger rail services in Great Britain

CMA Mergers – Undertakings in Lieu of Referral

Motor Fuel Limited/Murco Petroleum Limited

Electronic Communications

Ofcom: “Simplifying non-geographic numbers – change of implementation date”

Ofcom: “request from BT for an exemption from the Undertakings for the Microconnect Distributed Antenna service”

Financial Services

FCA publishes final report on cash savings market study

FCA: “proposed guidance relating to the exercise of concurrent competition powers” and “draft legislative instrument introducing minor amendments to the FCA Handbook”