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The Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager takes the stage at the GCLC Annual Conference to discuss her vision for fairness and competition policy

In January 2018 Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager took the stage at the GCLC Annual Conference to discuss her vision for fairness and competition policy. Most notable were her points about the role of internal documents in merger clearance investigations. Her statement, “internal documents can help us make better decisions. They can help us understand the markets, and the companies’ plans for the future,” heralded a new era in the way merger clearance is viewed and handled. Since that speech, corporations corporations and their external counsel have seen a change in the approach to merger clearance investigations on the pan-European stage by the EU Commission’s Directorate-General for Competition (DG Comp), and national competition authorities in several European

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Craig Earnshaw, The Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager takes the stage at the GCLC Annual Conference to discuss her vision for fairness and competition policy, 25 January 2018, e-Competitions Bulletin Preview, Art. N° 93256

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