2020

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Comments

  • European Commission | Joint Comments on European Data Protection Board’s Supplementary Measures Recommendations 01/2020 | December 21, 2020 | Combined Cover Letter & Comments
  • China | Comments to China’s State Administration for Market Regulation (SAMR) on the Draft for Public Comment of Anti-Monopoly Guidelines in the Field of Platform Economy (Draft Guidelines) | December 14, 2020 | Combined Cover Letter & Comments
  • Namibia | Joint Comments on Amendments to Draft Competition Bill | November 19, 2020 | Combined Cover Letter & Comments
  • Peru | Joint Comments on Indecopi’s Draft Guidelines on Actions for Damages on Behalf of Consumers as a Consequence of Anticompetitive Conduct | October 30, 2020 | Combined Cover Letter & Comments
  • European Commission | Comments on European Commission’s Consultation on Review of the Market Definition Notice .HT5789 | October 9, 2020 | Combined Cover Letter & Comments
  • European Commission | Comments on European Commission’s Consultation on Proposed Digital Services Act (September 8, 2020) | Combined Cover Letter & Comments
  • European Commission | Comments to European Commission on New Competition Tool (September 8, 2020) | Combined Cover Letter & Comments
  • Australia | Joint Comments on Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) Draft News Media Bargaining Code (August 27, 2020) | Combined Cover Letter & Comments
  • Brazil | CADE Draft Guidelines on Cartel Fines (August 6, 2020) | Combined Cover Letter & Comments
  • Japan | Opinions on the Drafts of the Amendment of the JFTC Rules (May 14, 2020) | Combined Cover Letter & Comments
  • United States | Federal Trade Commission Workshop on “Non-Competes in the Workplace: Examining Antitrust and Consumer Protection Issues” (April 24, 2020) | Combined Cover Letter & Comments
  • United States | Guidance for Regulation of Artificial Intelligence Applications (March 11, 2020) | Combined Cover Letter & Comments
  • India | India’s Personal Data Protection Bill, 2019 (February 27, 2020) | Combined Cover Letter & Comments
  • United States | Comments on the Draft Vertical Merger Guidelines Issued by the Department of Justice and the Federal Trade Commission Comments (February 24, 2020) | Combined Cover Letter & Comment
  • China | Comments to China’s State Administration for Market Regulation (SAMR) on the Draft of Amendments to China’s Anti-Monopoly Law (February 14, 2020) | Combined Cover Letter & Comment
  • Belgium | Joint Comments on European Commission’s Competition Rules on Horizontal Agreements Between Companies – Evaluation (February 11, 2020) | Combined Cover Letter & Comment
Reports
  • Report of the Task Force on the Future of Competition Law Standards (September 24, 2020) | Report
  • Common Issues Relating to the Digital Economy and Competition - Report of the International Developments and Comments Task Force on Positions Expressed by the ABA Antitrust Law Section between 2017 and 2019 (April 16, 2020) | Report
  • ABA Antitrust Law Section International Comments: The Value of Retrospective Analysis (January 30, 2020) | Report