InBev, Grupo Modelo Swiss Antitrust Probe Nixed

Law360, New York (June 30, 2010, 3:22 PM EDT) -- Switzerland's antitrust watchdog closed its probe into beer import practices Wednesday, ruling that it saw no evidence to suggest that Anheuser-Busch Inbev and Grupo Modelo were limiting parallel imports of some of their popular beer brands.

The Swiss Commission de la Concurrence, or COMCO, found both that it was possible for companies to import Anheuser-Busch's Stella Artois and Grupo Modelo's Corona Extra without a license from the companies and that the parallel imports were taking place. As such, the market for those beers in Switzerland is...
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