CASE COMMENT : PROCEDURE - LENIENCY - FINE CALCULATION

Leniency : The Commission plans to revise the Communication of 2002 on the Leniency Notice in order to limit the risks concerning the U.S. discovery procedure

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. http://ec.europa.eu/competition/cartels/legislation/leniency_legislation.html Although the "pollution" of the Community leniency programme induced by the use of the United States rules of civil procedure in the area of (discovery) is not expressly cited, it is for the purpose of to deal with risks, through the application of the U.S. civil proceedings relating to "open disclosure" ("open discovery") in cases in which actions for damages are brought before U.S. courts, the disclosure of statements made voluntarily to the Commission in the framework of its leniency programme in which the

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