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  • 99205
    15 November 2011
    Clearance Granted to Combination between Dafu Media and Kbro with Record-Breaking thirteen Conditions

    Stephen C. Wu / Yvonne Y. Hsieh

    (The article reflects only the authors' opinion and does not represent the opinion of Lee and Li.)

    At its October 29, 2009 commissioners' meeting, the Fair Trade Commission ("FTC") conditionally permitted the proposed combination of Dafu Media Co., Ltd. ("Dafu"), Cheng Ting, Kbro and 12 cable system operators ("SOs") controlled by Cheng Ting and Kbro. The FTC imposed record-breaking 13 conditions for its clearance over the transaction so as to ensure the competition status in the relevant market will not be impeded as a result of the transaction.

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  • 99280
    08 November 2011
    First Case of Conditional Clearance in Anti-monopoly Review with PE Involved: MOFCOM Conditionally Cleared Acquisition of Savio Macchine Tessili S.p.A by Penelope S.r.l.

    By Janet Hui and Xiaohua Sara Chen
    Jun He Law Offices

    On October 31, 2011, the Ministry of Commerce (“MOFCOM”) published an announcement that MOFCOM conditionally cleared the merger control notification for the acquisition of Savio Macchine Tessili S.p.A. (“Savio”) by Penelope S.r.l. (“Penelope”).

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  • 99265
    02 July 2010
    The Introduction of the Competition Bill: A Significant Milestone for Hong Kong

    By Slaughter and May

    On 2 July 2010, the Hong Kong Government
    published the Competition Bill (the “Bill”) to be
    introduced into the Legislative Council (“Legco”)
    on 14 July. This is a significant step towards the
    introduction of cross‑sector competition law in Hong
    Kong, in addition to the existing provisions governing
    the telecommunications and broadcasting sectors.

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  • 99266
    01 November 2009
    A Competition Ordinance – be prepared!

    By Slaughter and May

    A general overview of the practical implications of the introduction of a cross-sector competition law for businesses in Hong Kong

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  • 178
    27 October 2009
    Korea - Merger Control in 2010

    Korea - Merger Control 2010 (Global Competition Review)
    By: Keum Seok Oh and Seong Un Yun
    Bae, Kim & Lee LLC

    The following article summarises the merger control regime in Korea, pursuant to the Monopoly Regulation and Fair Trade Act.

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