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CADE signs six Cease and Desist agreements in the midst of investigations on anticompetitive practices

published: Aug 01, 2016 10:33 AM last modified: Aug 01, 2016 10:58 AM
The agency’s Tribunal reasserts the agreements policy adopted by the Antitrust Authority

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CADE publishes Guidelines on Horizontal Mergers

published: Aug 01, 2016 10:25 AM last modified: Aug 01, 2016 10:25 AM
Known as Guideline H, the document will provide guidance on the analysis of mergers involving competitors or potential competitors

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CADE inaugurates Trial Panel

by published: Aug 01, 2016 10:21 AM last modified: Aug 01, 2016 10:21 AM
Real-time videowall will inform the progress of the Antitrust Authority’s sessions

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CADE, Federal Prosecution Office at the state of Goiás and Federal Police carry out dawn raids to investigate alleged cartel in railways bids

published: Jul 01, 2016 06:50 PM last modified: Jul 01, 2016 07:23 PM
The Operation is an outcome of the “Car Wash Operation”, based on a new leniency agreement signed by CADE and Camargo Corrêa

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CADE publishes English version of the Guidelines on Antitrust Leniency Program

published: Jun 22, 2016 06:48 PM last modified: Jun 23, 2016 10:56 AM
The document includes best practices adopted by CADE's General Superintendence when negotiating and signing leniency agreements

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CADE’s General Superintendence sees anticompetitive conduct of car assemblers that prevent auto-parts replacement by independent manufacturers

published: Jun 20, 2016 06:00 PM last modified: Jun 20, 2016 06:25 PM
The antitrust authority recommended the condemnation of Fiat, Ford and Volkswagen for abusive use of industrial property rights on the designing of automotive parts

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CADE authorizes HSBC’s acquisition by Bradesco

published: Jun 09, 2016 11:48 AM last modified: Jun 09, 2016 11:49 AM
The approval of the operation was conditioned to a Merger Control Agreement

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CADE’s General Superintendence concludes investigation on Gemini Consortium

published: Jun 01, 2016 01:00 PM last modified: Jun 01, 2016 01:06 PM
Opinion recommends the condemnation of Petrobras, White Martins and GNL Gemini

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CADE opens Administrative Proceeding to investigate an alleged cartel in the market of resins

published: Jun 01, 2016 12:00 PM last modified: Nov 10, 2016 05:41 PM
Accused companies and individuals will be notified in order to present their defense

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CADE launches its new institutional website

published: Jun 01, 2016 11:55 AM last modified: Jun 01, 2016 01:02 PM
The new website meets accessibility standards and follows the digital communication identity of the Brazilian Government

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CADE’s General Superintendence opens Administrative Proceeding against Instituto Aço Brasil

published: Jun 01, 2016 11:47 AM last modified: Jun 01, 2016 11:48 AM
The Proceeding investigates alleged abuse of right of petition with anti-competitive purpose

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Cade approves, with restrictions, joint venture between Itaú Unibanco and Mastercard

published: May 12, 2016 05:53 PM last modified: May 12, 2016 05:53 PM
The Brazilian market will have a new card flag, with the commitment to introduce new technologies that benefit consumers

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CADE, the Federal Police and the Federal Public Prosecution Service of the Federal District and Territories (MPDFT) conduct second phase of Dubai Operation

by published: May 06, 2016 12:00 AM last modified: Feb 21, 2017 11:16 AM
On 6 May 2016, the Administrative Council for Economic Defense – CADE, jointly with the Federal Police and the Group of Fight against Organized Crime of the Public Prosecution Service of the Federal District and Territories (GAECO-MPDFT in its acronym in Portuguese), conducts the execution of four search and seize warrants in residences of four individuals, among managers and owners of fuel station networks involved in an alleged cartel in market of fuels in the Federal District.

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Cade approves with restrictions joint-venture between Saint Gobain and SiCBRAS in the silicon carbide market

published: Apr 29, 2016 10:45 AM last modified: May 05, 2016 04:05 PM
The material is used for the production of abrasives and refractories in the metallurgical industry

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CADE’s General Superintendence concludes opinion on the acquisition of HSBC by Bradesco

published: Apr 29, 2016 10:30 AM last modified: May 05, 2016 04:02 PM
Opinion recommends the merger’s approval conditioned to the signature of a Merger Control Agreement

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CADE condemns blood derivatives’ cartel

published: Apr 15, 2016 11:06 AM last modified: Apr 15, 2016 11:07 AM
Three companies and two individuals were fined BRL 1 million. The charges against the others represented were filed.

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TNT’s acquisition by FedEx is approved without restrictions

published: Apr 04, 2016 11:30 AM last modified: May 12, 2016 12:40 PM
After analyzing the appeal presented by competitor UPS against the General Superintendence’s decision, CADE’s Tribunal upholds the approval of the transaction

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CADE´s president named as 2016 Yale World Fellow

published: Mar 31, 2016 03:29 PM last modified: Apr 11, 2016 05:35 PM
Vinicius Marques de Carvalho will join a group of exemplary mid-career professionals for an intensive leadership training

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CADE condemns cartel in the international market of refrigerator compressors

published: Mar 18, 2016 04:00 PM last modified: Apr 06, 2016 03:24 PM
Companies and individuals were condemned to pay fines that sum up to BRL 21.3 million

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CADE fines Solvay for sodium perborate cartel

published: Mar 01, 2016 02:30 PM last modified: Apr 13, 2016 10:17 AM
The fine applied is of BRL 17,4 million

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Superintendence investigates international cartel of maritime transportation of automobiles

published: Mar 01, 2016 10:00 AM last modified: Apr 06, 2016 05:33 PM
There is robust evidence that the anticompetitive conduct would have been practiced by the largest companies of maritime transportation of the world.

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CADE publishes the English version for the Compliance Guidelines

published: Feb 18, 2016 12:00 AM last modified: May 11, 2016 02:42 PM
The guidelines detail the required actions for a sound compliance program and which benefits are brought to companies that implement them.

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CADE opens investigation on alleged wheat flour cartel

published: Jan 26, 2016 10:30 AM last modified: Apr 07, 2016 02:44 PM
The parties will be notified to present their defenses.

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Cisco and Technicolor admit practice of gun jumping in global transaction

published: Jan 21, 2016 10:00 AM last modified: Apr 13, 2016 02:48 PM
The parties closed a global transaction for the takeover of a wholly-owned subsidiary of Cisco Systems Inc.by Technicolor S/A

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