Mexican Price-Squeeze Tie-Breaker

Law360, New York (August 16, 2011, 1:14 PM EDT) -- Two years ago, the U.S. Supreme Court lay to rest price-squeeze as an independent cause of action under U.S. antitrust law in Pacific Bell vs. linkLine. One year later, in Deutsche Telekom vs. European Commission, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) resurrected the theory. Mexico soon will add its vote to this global debate.

Earlier this year, Telcel, the largest provider of wireless phone service in Mexico, was handed a record-setting $1 billion dollar ($12 billion peso) fine by Mexico’s antitrust enforcers at the Federal Competition...
To view the full article, register now.