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Big data and competition law


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Big Data: not competition law’s Achilles heel

Big Data has been considered in several areas of law, particularly data protection, consumer and privacy law, but as yet, competition authorities have not intervened.

07 December 2016

Senior management accountability: diverging paths across Europe

A consultation will begin in 2017 on extending the Senior Managers & Certification Regime to all FCA/PRA authorised firms, which includes private equity and venture capital firms

02 December 2016

Commission proposes a simpler, smarter EMIR

The Commission has published a report on EMIR, suggesting ways in which the regime could be made simpler and more proportionate.

01 December 2016

Competition litigation developments in the Competition Appeal Tribunal

We discusses recent developments and emerging trends in competition litigation involving the Competition Appeal Tribunal.

28 November 2016

UK government pledges long-term investment for a post-Brexit Britain

The UK government recognises the benefits of long term investment in the Autumn Statement and the announcement of the “Patient Capital Review”.

25 November 2016

The UK's Spending Review and Autumn Statement 2016

The UK Chancellor of the Exchequer, Phillip Hammond, delivered his first Autumn Statement in the light of the Brexit vote and the US election result.

23 November 2016