Does the UK’s New Cartel Offence Contain a Devastating Flaw?

May 21, 2013

(by Peter Whelan) On 25 April 2013, after almost one year of making its way through Parliament, the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill finally received Royal Assent.  The UK Cartel Offence will be reformed in a number of significant ways when this piece of legislation comes into force later in the year.[1] Unfortunately, a potentially devastating flaw has crept into what started out as a very positive reform. Read the rest of this entry »