See translation in english Merger control in Asia - Pacific- Hong Kong, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines, China… (Antitrust in Asia #2)

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Merger control in Asia - Pacific- Hong Kong, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines, China… (Antitrust in Asia #2)

2e webinaire de la conférence Antitrust in Asia : One Size Fits All ?”, organisé par Concurrences, en partenariat avec Baker McKenzie et O’Melveny. Le deuxième panel "Merger Control In Asia - Pacific : Hong Kong, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines, China…" était composé de Reiko Aoki (Commissioner, Japan Fair Trade Commission), Iskandar Ismail (Chief Executive Officer, Malaysia Competition Commission), Laura Liu (Associée, Baker McKenzie), Philip Monaghan (Associé, O’Melveny Myers) et Krystal Uy Sia (Director for Mergers and Acquisitions Office, Philippine Competition Commission).

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Laura Liu moderated the discussion.

Reiko Aoki

Under the Anti-Monopoly Law, merger review in Japan covers share acquisition, interlocking directorates, mergers, spin-offs, joint share transfers, and business acquisitions. The examination schedule has two phases. Phase I lasts thirty days and most cases are completed after Phase I. In some complex cases, merger cases move into Phase II, which can last up to ninety days after JFTC receives all the reports it needs to make a decision, or 120 days after filing, whichever is longer. There are thresholds for reporting requirements. However, the JFTC can also review non-notifiable transactions, which is particularly important in today’s changing economy where there is uncertainty about the exact nature of the market or what may result in the future.

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Speakers

  • Malaysia Competition Commission (Kuala Lumpur)
  • Japan Fair Trade Commission (Tokyo)
  • O’Melveny & Myers (Hong Kong)
  • Baker McKenzie (Beijing)
  • Philippine Competition Commission (Quezon City)