Category Archives: Events

Rikard Jermsten on the SCA’s new power to block mergers

Photo: Rikard Jermsten, Director General, Swedish Competition Authority

We are very grateful to Rikard Jermsten, newly appointed Director General of the Swedish Competition Authority, for taking the time to give us his thoughts on the forthcoming changes to Sweden’s merger control regime. In office since September 2017, Jermsten will now lead the SCA into the new year and a new era for companies seeking merger clearance in Sweden. He gives us some insights below. Read more

Reader Offer: New Frontiers of Antitrust 2017

For those who may be interested in a trip to Paris in June, the 2017 edition of the New Frontiers of Antitrust conference will take place on 26 June, which is a Monday. It is hosted by Concurrences Review at the Maison du Barreau, Rue de Harlay.

Readers of Nordic Competition get a 10% discount by using the code “NFA2017PartnersBlogs”.

Marc van der Woude, Judge, Vice-President, General Court of the European Union, Luxembourg, will deliver the opening keynote speech. Read more