Competition, Trade & Regulatory

Competition, Trade & Regulatory - Belgium

Practical legal advice that addresses your commercial needs

Competition, trade and regulatory laws are evolving all the time, and their impact on business strategy is increasing. We offer expert competition and antitrust legal advice in order to help you navigate the complexities of rapidly changing and increasingly global markets.

Our competition and regulatory lawyers in Brussels provide exceptional full-service advice on EU and national competition law in relation to both contentious and non-contentious matters. They advise clients across all sectors on all areas of competition law, including:

  • Mergers, joint ventures and complex cross border transactions
  • Cartel investigations, leniency applications and settlements
  • Vertical and horizontal agreements
  • Dominance and behavioural issues
  • Audits and general compliance work
  • State aid
  • Regulatory advice
  • Litigation and arbitration.

Our global network and strong relationships with the European Commission and other competition and regulatory authorities enables us to protect your interests. Our international, multi-skilled lawyers also cover regulatory, public procurement and international trade and customs law issues, including anti-dumping and anti-subsidies investigations.

Legal certainty and reduced risk

Supported by our law firm’s litigation practice, our competition lawyers represent clients in administrative competition infringement proceedings and competition litigation before national and EU courts.

We build long term relationships with our clients who include major international enterprises and key players across different industry sectors for whom we handle a range of different matters.

"King & Wood Mallesons shows great commercial awareness in competition matters."

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We discusses recent developments and emerging trends in competition litigation involving the Competition Appeal Tribunal.

28 November 2016

The European Commission’s proposed Geo-Blocking Regulation fails to address some of the key e-commerce concerns the Commission had previously identified.

21 June 2016

This article was written by Andrew Morrison (associate) Ultra Finishings On 10 May 2016 the UK Competition and Markets Authority (the CMA) fined Ultra Finishing Limited (Ultra) £786,668 for...

21 June 2016

European Commission refrains from imposing regulations specifically targeting online platforms, for now. General EU e-commerce rules will however apply.

20 June 2016