Anti-Trust

Does your M&A transaction need merger control clearance?
Do your contracts comply with the provisions of the current competition law?
Does your compliance management system meet the legal requirements?
Do you need a representative in antitrust and special authority procedures and proceedings?

Competition law is highly complex and therefore bears substantial risks for businesses. Utilise PwC Legal’s competition law competence and our long-standing experience in order to obtain legal certainty. Our expertise covers almost all business sectors, ranging from the energy industry and mechanical and plant engineering to the consumer goods sector.

Furthermore, you benefit from our worldwide PwC Legal network and our close cooperation with PwC. We provide the know-how and capacities to deliver comprehensive one-stop services regarding national and international competition law.

Our lawyers

  • advise you on transactions, joint ventures, etc. and assist you in the submission of merger notifications to the European Commission and the German Federal Cartel Office.
  • represent and support you in antitrust administrative fines, abuse proceedings, and other authority proceedings before competition and regulatory authorities and courts.
  • advise and represent you in special antitrust aspects in regulated markets, especially in the energy and telecommunications sectors.
  • assist you during investigations carried out by competition authorities.
  • provide preventive advice on all competition law-relevant agreements between companies, for example, regarding development and production agreements and selective distribution systems.
  • develop and evaluate tailor-made compliance management systems.
  • support you in the event of abuse proceedings by competition authorities.
  • advise you on contractual regulations such as exclusivity clauses, long-term supply agreements and non-compete obligations.
  • observe for you the rules of conduct for dominant undertakings.
  • advise you on transactions, joint ventures, etc. and assist you in the submission of merger notifications to the European Commission and the German Federal Cartel Office.
  • represent and support you in antitrust administrative fines, abuse proceedings, and other authority proceedings before competition and regulatory authorities and courts.
  • advise and represent you in special antitrust aspects in regulated markets, especially in the energy and telecommunications sectors.
  • assist you during investigations carried out by competition authorities.
  • provide preventive advice on all competition law-relevant agreements between companies, for example, regarding development and production agreements and selective distribution systems.
  • develop and evaluate tailor-made compliance management systems.
  • advise you on contractual regulations such as exclusivity clauses, long-term supply agreements and non-compete obligations.
  • observe for you the rules of conduct for dominant undertakings.

Call us. We are looking forward to hearing from you.

Contacts

Christoph Fabritius

Anti-Trust

Tel: +49 211 981-4742