The OECD holds a roundtable on remedies in cross-border merger cases

Executive summary, by the Secretariat * Considering the discussion at the roundtable, the Note by the Secretariat as well as the delegates’ written submissions, several key points emerge: (1) Cross-border mergers raise specific challenges for competition authorities reviewing the transaction in multiple jurisdictions. This type of transaction may require a high degree of co- ordination and co-operation between the reviewing authorities in order to ensure if not an identical outcome, certainly a consistent one. Co-operation benefits the discussion of and approaches to remedies in particular. Consultation and co-operation between authorities are crucial for designing and enforcing effective remedies in cross-border mergers. The remedy should address the concerns identified by the

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  • OECD - Competition Division (Paris)

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OECD, The OECD holds a roundtable on remedies in cross-border merger cases, 1 October 2013, e-Competitions October 2013, Art. N° 85592

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