Competition law applies horizontally in all sectors, in addition to sector-specific regulation. The rise of the digital economy is challenging traditional competition law approaches.
Cullen International’s Competition Law service combines unbiased alerts and reports with a structured database of more than 350 English language summaries of national and EU antitrust and merger control cases, organised by country, authority, theme and sector.
Stay tuned over the next weeks for our coverage of five intriguing pending cases that you may not have known about!
Case 2: Google sued for unfair Play Store
In our second highlighted case, Australian tech start-up Unlockd sued Google to get its app accepted on the Google Play Store.
The case involves the tricky question of whether Google can refuse access to its Play Store and AdMob in-app ad platform without abusing its dominance. Google argues that Unlockd’s business model that rewards consumers for watching targeted ads is against its policy.
12 April 19
Key data on the Middle East and North Africa telecoms regulations landscape – now also covering Sudan
Cullen International published a new version of its Telecoms 'Country Profiles' for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, which now also include coverage of Sudan, in addition to the 12 MENA countries previously covered.
08 April 19
5 must-watch competition law cases - Case 1: Suspected killer acquisition of nascent rival
Over the next weeks, we will share summaries of five intriguing pending cases from our Competition Law database.
05 April 19
New training programme: EECC - Main provisions and changes
Following our Telecoms Masterclass, this 2-day training will take a deeper look at the main provisions and changes included in the new European Electronic Communications Code that was adopted in December 2018.