The UK Competition Authority launches a new campaign "Stop Cartels" to educate businesses about anticompetitive practices and encourage leniency

COMPETITION & MARKETS AUTHORITY GETS TOUGH ON CARTELS* On 22 October 2018, the UK’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) announced that it had launched a new “Stop Cartels” campaign to educate businesses about anti-competitive practices and encourage people to come forward if they suspect a business has taken part in cartel behaviour, such as fixing prices or rigging contracts. The penalties for engaging in cartel activity can be severe. Businesses found to have been involved in illegal cartels can be fined

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  • Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (London)

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Robert Bell, The UK Competition Authority launches a new campaign "Stop Cartels" to educate businesses about anticompetitive practices and encourage leniency, 22 October 2018, e-Competitions Bulletin December 2018, Art. N° 88518

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