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CADE fines cartel in market of car filters BRL 235 million

Two firms and five individuals were found guilty of an anticompetitive practice that took place between 2001 and 2012

by assint published Oct 22, 2021 12:16 PM News
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CADE launches guide with evidential recommendations for antitrust leniency

The document consolidates decisions reached by the CADE Tribunal over the last 27 years

by assint published Oct 12, 2021 10:06 PM News
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CADE's Department of Economic Studies celebrates 12 years in operation

The Department applies economic theory to public policies related to antitrust since its establishment in 2009

by assint published Oct 12, 2021 10:00 PM News
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CADE promotes second edition of event on fight against cartels

The National Week for the Fight against Cartels takes place from 4–8 October and focuses on cartels in public procurement

by assint published Sep 24, 2021 09:30 PM News
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CADE launches proceeding to investigate cartel in outsourced services procurement

More than 50 procurement processes had signs of collusion

by assint published Sep 16, 2021 08:43 PM News
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CADE remains one of the best antitrust agencies worldwide

For the ninth consecutive year, the agency got four stars in the international ranking published by the British journal GCR

by assint published Sep 16, 2021 08:36 PM News
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CADE launches practical guidelines to help procurement officials prevent and detect cartels in public procurement

The documents lists strategies of collusion between companies, red flags of collusive conduct, and recommendations on how to prevent these unlawful practices in tenders

by assint published Sep 09, 2021 08:22 PM News
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Merger and Acquisition

CADE's Tribunal will review the acquisition of Unidas by Localiza

The Office of the Superintendent General that recommends applying remedies to mitigate risks derived by the transaction has identified competition concerns in the car rental market

by assint published Sep 09, 2021 08:11 PM News
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Administrative Proceedings

CADE's Office of the General Superintendent recommends the conviction of cartel members in tenders of orthoses, prostheses, and medical devices

Together, the collusive firms controlled the entire market of implantable cardiac pacemakers used in heart disease treatments

by assint published Sep 03, 2021 09:41 AM News
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Revista de Defesa da Concorrência announces call for papers. Submit yours!

Papers are accepted all year round on the journal website.

by assint published Sep 02, 2021 03:48 PM News
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CADE launches study on digital platforms

The publication includes the Council's case law as to mergers and acquisitions and illegal activities that involve the sector

by assint published Aug 23, 2021 03:09 PM News
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Office and school suppliers found guilty of bid rigging in Pernambuco

CADE levied fines totalling BRL 1.5 million on ten companies and five individuals involved in the scheme

by assint published Aug 19, 2021 04:07 PM News
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Ceremony marks the beginning of the term of president Alexandre Cordeiro

Other authorities of the agency complimented the new president of CADE before the opening of the first hearing of the semester

by assint published Aug 06, 2021 04:24 PM News
Mr Alexandre Cordeiro is appointed the new President of CADE

Mr Alexandre Cordeiro is appointed the new President of CADE

A decree formalising the decision was published in the Official Gazette last Monday, 12 July

by assint published Jul 13, 2021 04:13 PM News
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CADE assesses fuel company Ipiranga's new pricing policy

The fuel distribution company has consulted with the authority about an IT system to negotiate prices with its retailers

by assint published Jul 02, 2021 11:42 AM News
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Cease and Desist Agreement

CADE signs agreements related to a cartel in the market of rendering industry in Rio Grande do Sul

In total, more than BRL 18.7 million are to be paid as financial contributions

by assint published Jul 02, 2021 10:54 AM News
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CADE convicts a cartel in procurements for PVC pipes and fittings

Fines applied surpass BRL 190 million

by assint published Jun 30, 2021 07:55 PM News
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Revista de Defesa da Concorrência

CADE releases new edition of its Revista de Defesa da Concorrência

The new edition comprises eight articles on antitrust law

by assint published Jun 30, 2021 07:25 PM News
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CADE releases a publication that brings together regulations on competition defence in Brazil

The publication compile regulations related to the Brazilian antitrust framework

by assint published Jun 30, 2021 06:36 PM News
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Memorandum of Understanding

CADE and Indian antitrust authority sign memorandum of understanding

Signed last Friday (18 June), the document provides for cooperation between the two competition authorities

by assint published Jun 22, 2021 02:15 PM News
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CADE releases an English version of its guide on antitrust remedies

The document is available for the international antitrust community at the agency's website

by assint published Jun 18, 2021 01:46 PM News
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Anticompetitive practices

CADE convicts the Labour Management Body for Ports and other firms for anticompetitive conduct in Belém do Pará

The charge of initial fees for new port operators harmed competition in the segment

by assint published Jun 18, 2021 01:24 PM News
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Merger Control Agreement

CADE clears the sale of Petrobras' stake in GásLocal to White Martins

The transaction is conditional on the execution of a Merger Control Agreement

by assint published Jun 18, 2021 01:18 PM News
by assint published Jun 18, 2021 01:13 PM News
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Merger and Acquisition

CADE clears the acquisition of Linx by Stone

The transaction did not raise competition concerns and has been cleared unconditionally

by assint published Jun 16, 2021 06:26 PM News
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CADE launches a system to modernize information request process

The Digital Questionnaire Platform is part of CADE's 2020/2021 Digital Transformation Plan

by assint published Jun 02, 2021 07:22 PM News
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CADE introduces its Case Law Database

The search engine consolidates CADE's institutional memory and makes its processes more transparent

by assint published Jun 02, 2021 06:22 PM News
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CADE releases the checklist 'Bid rigging in government procurements: warning signs'

The document names a series of warning signs that can help identify whether bidding firms may be coordinating with each other

by assint published Jun 02, 2021 05:58 PM News
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Complaints to CADE about antitrust violations surged after the remodelling of the Clique Denúncia platform

The number of reports increased by 175% in the past year; the use of the platform by the public supports CADE in its investigations

by assint published Jun 02, 2021 04:49 PM News
Merger and Acquisition

CADE extends time limit to review the acquisition of Linx by Stone

The Council now has until July to review the acquisition

by assint published May 26, 2021 09:32 PM News