Francisco de la Peña Fernández-Garnelo

Asociación Española de Compañías de Investigación, Exploración, Producción de Hidrocarburos y Almacenamiento Subterráneo (Aciep)
President

Dr Francisco de la Peña, LLM was the Clifford Chance team coordinator for the e-Competitions Merger Remedies Project in 2008. He practised as a corporate lawyer within the European Competition & Regulation Group at Clifford Chance in London and Paris after having worked at the Mergers Group of the UK Office of Fair Trading and at the Directorate General of Competition in the European Commission. He is currently the Président of "La Asociación Española de Compañías de Investigación, Exploración, Producción de Hidrocarburos y Almacenamiento Subterráneo (Aciep)".

Articles

2862 Bulletin

Francisco de la Peña Fernández-Garnelo The UK Office of Fair Trading clears a merger in the radio sector in Phase I without reference to the Competition Commission while accepting local asset divestment (Capital Radio/GWR Group)

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The operation Capital Radio and GWR Group are commercial radio groups operating in the UK. Capital proposed acquiring the whole of GWR’s issued share capital (para. 1, 2 and 4). The market(s) The OFT assessed the effects of the merger in relation to the provision of (i) radio advertising both (...)

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Francisco de la Peña Fernández-Garnelo Imputability – Fines : The GCEU substantially reduces the fine imposed on a producer of acrylic glass and confirms its case-law on the rebuttable presumption that the parent company exercises decisive influence over the conduct of its subsidiary (Total SA, Elf Aquitaine v. Commission ; Arkema France, Arkema International and Altumax Europe, v. Commission ; “Méthacrylates”)

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Trib. UE, 7 juin 2011, Total et Elf Aquitaine c/ Commission, aff. T-206/06, “Méthacrylates” Trib. UE, 7 juin 2011, Arkema France e.a. c/ Commission, aff. T-217/06, “Méthacrylates” Dans deux arrêts prononcés le 7 juin 2011, le Tribunal a confirmé l’amende infligée, dans la décision C(2006) 2098 final (...)