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Not Anticompetitive - European Commission Approves Oracle's Purchase of Sun Microsystems

By European Commission Press Office The EU Press Room announced that the European Commission approved the acquisition of Sun Microsystems by Oracle Corporation. After an in-depth investigation, the European Commission concluded that this acquisition would not impede competition in the European Economic...

Greenberg Traurig Alert-EU Competition: Information Exchanges and Antitrust Compliance

On 14 December 2010, the European Commission (the " Commission ") adopted a new suite of rules governing co-operation between actual or potential competitors, consisting of (i) guidelines on the applicability of EU competition law to horizontal co-operation agreements (the " Guidelines...

French Internet Company Seeks $419 Million From Google

PARIS - (AP) Google faces a new, multimillion-dollar challenge in Europe after a French Internet company filed a lawsuit Tuesday saying the search engine giant unfairly squeezed out competitors in France. The company, 1plusV, says it is mounting the largest single claim of its kind in Europe against...