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Reform: The European Commission examins the issue of the control of acquisitions of innovative companies with high value but which do not cross the European control thresholds due to low turnover

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. After having long denied the problem of acquisitions of innovative companies with high value but low turnover, therefore below the merger control thresholds - numerous in the digital and pharmaceutical sectors - and then minimised it to the point of giving up on changing the rules of the game, the Commission, through its Commissioner for Competition Policy, , spoke on 11 September 2020 at the webinar organised on the occasion of the 24th competition conference of the International Bar Association (IBA).It is a decisive step towards a form of control over these

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Alain Ronzano, Reform: The European Commission examins the issue of the control of acquisitions of innovative companies with high value but which do not cross the European control thresholds due to low turnover, 11 September 2020, Concurrences N° 4-2020, Art. N° 96772, www.concurrences.com

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