How to deal with transnational mergers notifications ?

This set of three papers is derived from the training session organized by the Concurrences Review that was held on 10th July 2012 in Paris. The contributions examine the case of multiple notifications in the context of merger control rules.

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. Concentrations: How to manage multiple notifications?Introduction Catherine PRIETO Professor, University of Paris-I Panthéon-Sorbonne 1. In the area of merger control, multiple filings are a recurrent subject of complaint. It is well known how economic globalisation has led to an increase in the number of international mergers and, at the same time, how the number of States with an a priori control system has grown, making prior notification compulsory. The mechanical effect has been the phenomenon of multiple notification, which is associated with excessive burdens and exorbitant costs for companies, but also with contradictory analyses by the supervisory

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  • University of Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne
  • Regional Economic Service of the French Embassy (Finland)
  • Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe (Paris)


Catherine Prieto, Nadine Mouy, Philippe Rincazaux, How to deal with transnational mergers notifications ?, December 2012, Concurrences N° 4-2012, Art. N° 49306,

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