UK Competition Warnings Down Slightly From Last Year

Law360, New York (February 16, 2017, 4:05 PM EST) -- The U.K.’s competition watchdog sent out 63 warning letters last year over suspected violations, down from 85 the year before, but it issued nearly three times as many advisory letters than in 2015, with resale price maintenance issues being a common theme, according to statistics made available on Wednesday.

The Competition and Markets Authority updated its register of letters sent to companies that are suspected of engaging in illegal anti-competitive activity. Both warning and advisory letters lay out the authority’s concerns and include a deadline for...
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