The UK Cartel Offence: Farewell Dishonesty…

March 19, 2012

(by Andreas Stephan) As part of the far reaching competition reforms announced by the UK Government this week, the Cartel Offence will no longer require the prosecution to show that cartelists acted dishonestly in order to secure a conviction (pp 66-77). Some commentators have suggested this move could result in miscarriages of justice. It is in fact the most positive reform to come out of the Government’s review. Read the rest of this entry »