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CADE imposes restrictions to transaction involving Telefónica Group

published: May 26, 2015 10:00 AM last modified: Apr 11, 2016 03:20 PM
Under the agreements, Telefónica and Vivendi (the minority shareholder of Telefônica Brasil) may not access or share, directly or indirectly, confidential, strategic and competitively sensitive information

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CADE promotes debate on competition defense within Mercosur

published: May 25, 2015 10:38 AM last modified: Apr 08, 2016 11:29 AM
The meeting gathered experts in antitrust policy from the member countries

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CADE signs agreements with medical associations to avoid boycotts and withdrawal

published: May 25, 2015 10:00 AM last modified: May 02, 2016 03:16 PM
Through the TCCs signed with CADE, besides the pecuniary contribution to the Diffuse Rights Fund (FDD, in its acronym in Portuguese), the associations committed not to force the adoption of CBHPM by hospitals and health insurance plans

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CADE condemns fuel cartel in the state of Espírito Santo

published: May 25, 2015 09:34 AM last modified: Apr 08, 2016 11:09 AM
Fines imposed sum approximately BRL 65.7 million.

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CADE publishes guidelines on gun jumping

published: May 25, 2015 09:00 AM last modified: Apr 08, 2016 11:24 AM
The document aims at establishing standards to be used as benchmarks for companies in their negotiations and evaluations in merger transactions, in order to avoid gun jumping

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CADE condemns bid-rigging cartel in procurements held by Sabesp

published: Apr 30, 2015 08:50 AM last modified: Apr 08, 2016 11:32 AM
The companies and the individuals were condemned to the payment of fines in the total amount of BRL 19,6 million

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CADE´s General Superintendence applies preventive measure against Gemini Consortium

published: Apr 27, 2015 09:40 AM last modified: Apr 08, 2016 11:37 AM
The decision was published in the Official Gazette on 24 April 2015.

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Brasfrigo and Goiás Verde will pay BRL 3 million for gun jumping

published: Apr 23, 2015 10:50 AM last modified: May 02, 2016 02:52 PM
The agreement also states that Goiás Verde must refrain from using the brand Jurema within the Brazilian territory for two years.

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CADE’s General Superintendence recommends condemnation of Copagaz for influencing uniform conduct

published: Apr 20, 2015 09:00 AM last modified: Apr 11, 2016 02:46 PM
Copagaz Distribuidora de Gás S/A for influenced an uniform commercial behavior in the market of distribution of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG)

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CADE receives award of Agency of the Year – Americas

published: Apr 15, 2015 09:30 AM last modified: Apr 11, 2016 02:53 PM
CADE won the title of Agency of the Year – Americas during the annual award dinner held by the magazine Global Competition Review (GCR)

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CADE leads an investigation in public procurement for drugs acquisition

published: Apr 02, 2015 10:00 AM last modified: Apr 11, 2016 02:58 PM
The charged parties will be notified to present their defenses.

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CADE signs three agreements in cartel investigation

published: Mar 26, 2015 10:00 AM last modified: Apr 11, 2016 03:27 PM
In total, BRL 18.3 million will be collected to the Diffused Rights Fund (FDD for its acronym in Portuguese).

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CADE imposes restrictions to transaction involving Telefónica Group

published: Mar 26, 2015 09:00 AM last modified: Apr 28, 2016 12:47 PM
Among the obligations, the companies will have to carry out divestments

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General Superintendence concluded opinion on acquisition of Genix by Capsugel

published: Mar 23, 2015 10:30 AM last modified: Apr 11, 2016 03:44 PM
CADE’s Tribunal, which will be responsible for the final decision on the approval, blockage or adoption of eventual remedies

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CADE signs leniency agreement in the scope of “Operation Car Wash”

published: Mar 20, 2015 10:00 AM last modified: Apr 11, 2016 03:47 PM
The evidence obtained through the Leniency Agreement, as well as other evidence eventually collected by SG/CADE, may be used by the MPF/PR in criminal proceedings.

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CADE condemns medical classes for price fixing

published: Mar 12, 2015 11:00 AM last modified: Apr 11, 2016 03:54 PM
In total, the imposed fines totalize approximately BRL 383,000

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CADE condemns Telemar for abuse of dominant position

published: Mar 12, 2015 10:00 AM last modified: Apr 11, 2016 04:01 PM
Will be imposed a fine of BRL 26.5 million.

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CADE celebrates cooperation agreements with BID and the World Bank

published: Feb 27, 2015 10:30 AM last modified: May 02, 2016 03:18 PM
By the signature of the agreements, the agency and the institutions undertake to share information of mutual interest

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CADE condemns companies and individuals for involvement in marine hoses’ cartel

published: Feb 27, 2015 10:00 AM last modified: Apr 11, 2016 04:21 PM
All together, the fines imposed are of R$13.5 million

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CADE approves, with restrictions, joint venture between GSK and Novartis

published: Feb 27, 2015 09:00 AM last modified: May 02, 2016 03:15 PM
CADE approved the creation of a joint venture between GlaxoSmithKline PLC. - GSK - and Novartis AG conditioned to the signature of a Merger Control Agreement

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General Superintendence renders opinion on transactions involving Telefónica Group

published: Feb 18, 2015 09:30 AM last modified: Apr 11, 2016 04:43 PM
he first transaction consists in the division of Telco S.p.A., holding company with interest in Telecom Italia, the second regards the acquisition of GVT

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CADE’s General Superintendence opens investigation in automotive components market

published: Feb 13, 2015 09:00 AM last modified: Apr 11, 2016 04:48 PM
CADE opened, on 13 February 2015, three administrative proceedings to investigate alleged cartel practices in the national and international auto parts markets.

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CADE approves ALL/Rumo deal with restrictions

published: Feb 12, 2015 05:05 PM last modified: Apr 11, 2016 05:06 PM
The ACC foresees a series of measures that aim to move away possible anticompetitive conducts

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CADE’s General Superintendence concludes opinion on GSK/Novartis transaction

published: Feb 12, 2015 10:00 AM last modified: Apr 11, 2016 05:02 PM
CADE recommended to the Tribunal the approval of a joint venture conditioned to the signature of a Merger Control Agreement

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CADE signs six agreements in cartel investigations

published: Feb 12, 2015 10:00 AM last modified: May 11, 2016 05:11 PM
In total, BRL 53.1 million will be collected to the Fund for the Defence of Diffused Rights

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CADE signs reversibility agreement for the acquisition of Brasfrigo by Goiás Verde

published: Feb 02, 2015 05:00 PM last modified: Apr 13, 2016 11:15 AM
CADE determined that the acquisition of Brasfrigo Alimentos Ltda. by Goiás Verde Alimentos Ltda. would have been closed before the notification and approval of the agency – practice known as gun jumping.

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In 15 days, more than 1,000 cases are dealt with entirely in CADE’s electronic platform for case management

published: Feb 02, 2015 10:00 AM last modified: Apr 13, 2016 11:15 AM
On the same period, the new tool also registered 416 accreditations of external users

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Veyance acquisition by Continental is approved by CADE

published: Jan 29, 2015 04:00 PM last modified: Apr 13, 2016 11:15 AM
The approval of the transaction is conditioned to the fulfillment of measures foreseen in a Merger Control Agreement

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