Last orders at the Office of Fair Trading…
Of particular interest to us UK-based competition lawyers, 31 March was the last day of trading for the UK’s Office of Fair Trading (OFT).
From 1 April 2014, the OFT is no longer and its powers (along with those of the UK’s Competition Commission) are officially transferred to the newly constituted Competition and Markets Authority (CMA)…
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The High Court has held that in certain circumstances the European Insolvency Regulations 1346/2000/EC may effectively extend the jurisdictional reach of the English courts.
A recent decision may result in a potentially more expansive basis for establishing jurisdiction over defendants in Europe.