Commission sends Statement of Objections to Google on Android operating system and applications

The European Commission has informed Google of its preliminary view that the company has, in breach of EU antitrust rules, abused its dominant position by imposing restrictions on Android device manufacturers and mobile network operators. The Commission’s preliminary view is that Google has implemented a strategy on mobile devices to preserve and strengthen its dominance[…]

Judgment of the Court of Justice in Case C-514/14 P. Éditions Odile Jacob v Commission

The Court dismisses Odile Jacob’s appeal in the case concerning Lagardère’s purchase of Vivendi Universal Publishing The Court confirms that the Commission was justified in approving, for a second time, Wendel’s acquisition of the assets of Vivendi Universal Publishing that Lagardère was obliged to sell In September 2002, Vivendi Universal, a company operating in the[…]