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CMA investigation in Consumer Sector


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Competition investigation into arrangements in the UK clothing, footwear and fashion sector

Competition and Markets Authority (CM) investigation into alleged anticompetitive arrangements in the clothing, footwear and fashion sector.

01 April 2015

Use it or lose it

The new concurrent competition law powers of the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) in the UK financial service sector.

01 April 2015

UK IPO guidance on inventions involving human embryonic stem cells

The UK IPO has issued updated guidance on inventions involving human embryonic stem cells.

31 March 2015

FCA launches discussion on implementation of MiFID II

On 26 March 2015, the FCA published DP15/3, seeking “early” views on its policy choices when implementing some aspects of MiFID II.

30 March 2015

Changes to UK company law - The Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015

The UK’s Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015 received Royal Assent on 26 March 2015, and makes major changes to UK company law.

30 March 2015

European Commission proposes wide-ranging antitrust inquiry into e-commerce sector

Obstacles to EU integration in online markets have led to the European Commission announcing a sector inquiry into e-commerce.

27 March 2015