ICC, ACC, ICLA and he USCIB has welcome the announced approval of the International Competition Network (ICN) Framework for Competition Agency Procedures (CAP), as an encouraging step towards a more sound and fair competition enforcement across the globe.
“The ICC Leniency Manual continues to be a reference for any company wishing to obtain immunity from antitrust fines.
ICC has released a set of best practices to promote effective procedural safeguards in competition law enforcement proceedings. Paris, 7 July 2017 The official launch follows an initial introduction of the best practices made at the Pre-International Competition Network (ICN) Forum on new trends in global competition policy, which took place last month. Drawing [...]
Hosted by the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), the International Bar Association (IBA) and the World Bank Group have joined forces for the first time to co-host a major forum looking at new trends in global competition policy which gets underway today in the Portuguese city Porto. Porto, Portugal, 9 May 2017 The conference [...]
Fighting cartels has become a priority for competition agencies worldwide leading to heavy fines and in some jurisdictions criminal sanctions, including imprisonment. However, some jurisdictions operate leniency policies whereby companies that provide information about a cartel in which they participated might receive full or partial immunity from fines. These programmes have an important role to [...]
Competition Law: ICC Roundtable heads to Singapore for in-depth look at SE Asia competition landscape
Business and competition agency representatives are set to come together in Singapore, on 26 April, for ICC’s high-level roundtable on competition policy. Now in its eighth edition, the annual roundtable has established a reputation as a major-league gathering for business and agency antitrust experts to engage and to keep pace with developments in the international [...]
Reinvigorating trade growth in 2016 GalleryArbitration and ADR, Banking, Commercial Law and Practice, Competition, Corporate Responsibilty and Anti-corruption, Customs and Trade Facilitation, Digital Economy, Environment and Energy, Intellectual Property, Marketing and Advertising, Taxation, Trade and Investment Policy
We enter 2016 amid an increasingly uncertain global outlook: weak global growth, wild swings on stock markets, and a plummeting oil price have all raised concerns about a fresh financial crisis. As the world business organization—representing companies large and small in over 130 countries—we remain committed to promoting a global agenda that enables private sector [...]
ICC has published a Mandarin translation of the ICC Antitrust Compliance Toolkit, following meetings with Chinese regulators in late 2014 to present the work of ICC in advocating antitrust compliance best practices. The free-to-download publication presents a new opportunity to engage with relevant authorities, academic thought-leaders, businesses and other stakeholders, to continue to help embed [...]