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by admin published Apr 12, 2016 04:02 PM, last modified Apr 12, 2016 04:02 PM
Review

CADE’s Tribunal approves a solution to Nestlé/Garoto case

Dispatch that predict measures to be followed by the company was homologated by the Council

by assint published Nov 03, 2016 02:27 PM News
Cartel

CADE opens an Administrative Proceeding to investigate wrongdoings in the real estate brokerage market

The antitrust authority is investigating an alleged cartel and the standardization of professional scales of charges in the referred market

by assint published Nov 03, 2016 02:20 PM News
Cartel

CADE’S General Superintendence investigates cartel of replacement auto-parts

There is evidence that 28 companies and, at least, 66 individuals were involved in the anticompetitive conducts

by Assessoria de Comunicação Social published Oct 03, 2016 11:18 AM News
Merger

CADE’s Superintendence concludes opinion about Joint-Venture between Banks in the sector of credit information services

The Superintendence recommended the approval of the transaction, conditioned to the signature of a Merger Control Agreement

by Assessoria de Comunicação Social published Sep 30, 2016 11:09 AM News
Merger

CADE approves with restrictions the acquisition of the brands Olla, Jontex and Lovetex by Reckit Benckiser

The acquirer will have to divest the K-Y brand, which is marketed in Brazil

by Assessoria de Comunicação Social published Sep 30, 2016 11:07 AM News
Administrative Proceeding

CADE’s General Superintendence asks for the condemnation of companies in the mobile recharge market

The irregularities may have occurred in the distribution market of electronic recharges for prepaid mobile phones

by Assessoria de Comunicação Social published Sep 30, 2016 11:04 AM News
Guide

CADE publishes English version of the Guidelines on gun jumping

The document is available on CADE’s website

by Assessoria de Comunicação Social published Sep 27, 2016 05:03 PM News
Condemnation

CADE condemns shopping malls for imposing radius clauses in contracts

The practices were conducted by companies in the city of Porto Alegre, in the state of Rio Grande do Sul

by Assessoria de Comunicação Social published Sep 06, 2016 04:29 PM News
Anticompetitive conduct

CADE’s General Superintendence concludes opinion on discriminatory conduct in the gas market

Comgás made the investigative request against Petrobras

by Assessoria de Comunicação Social published Aug 31, 2016 12:17 PM News
Joint venture

Blue Cycle’s joint venture is considered gun jumping

Cade applies fines and determines the nullity of the contract established in the Joint Venture for the exclusive distribution of bicycles parts in Brazil

by Assessoria de Comunicação Social published Aug 31, 2016 12:10 PM News
Agreements

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

The agency’s Tribunal reasserts the agreements policy adopted by the Antitrust Authority

by Assessoria de Comunicação Social published Aug 01, 2016 10:33 AM News
Guide

CADE publishes Guidelines on Horizontal Mergers

Known as Guideline H, the document will provide guidance on the analysis of mergers involving competitors or potential competitors

by Assessoria de Comunicação Social published Aug 01, 2016 10:25 AM News
Trial Sessions

CADE inaugurates Trial Panel

Real-time videowall will inform the progress of the Antitrust Authority’s sessions

by Assessoria de Comunicação Social published Aug 01, 2016 10:21 AM News
Dawn Raid

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

The Operation is an outcome of the “Car Wash Operation”, based on a new leniency agreement signed by CADE and Camargo Corrêa

by assint published Jul 01, 2016 06:50 PM News
Guidelines

CADE publishes English version of the Guidelines on Antitrust Leniency Program

The document includes best practices adopted by CADE's General Superintendence when negotiating and signing leniency agreements

by assint published Jun 22, 2016 06:48 PM News
Administrative Proceeding

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

The antitrust authority recommended the condemnation of Fiat, Ford and Volkswagen for abusive use of industrial property rights on the designing of automotive parts

by assint published Jun 20, 2016 06:00 PM News
Merger

CADE authorizes HSBC’s acquisition by Bradesco

The approval of the operation was conditioned to a Merger Control Agreement

by assint published Jun 09, 2016 11:48 AM News
Administrative Proceeding

CADE’s General Superintendence concludes investigation on Gemini Consortium

Opinion recommends the condemnation of Petrobras, White Martins and GNL Gemini

by assint published Jun 01, 2016 01:00 PM News
by assint published Jun 01, 2016 12:00 PM News
Institutional

CADE launches its new institutional website

The new website meets accessibility standards and follows the digital communication identity of the Brazilian Government

by assint published Jun 01, 2016 11:55 AM News
Administrative Proceeding

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

The Proceeding investigates alleged abuse of right of petition with anti-competitive purpose

by assint published Jun 01, 2016 11:47 AM News
Joint Venture

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

The Brazilian market will have a new card flag, with the commitment to introduce new technologies that benefit consumers

by Assessoria de Comunicação Social published May 12, 2016 05:53 PM News
Operation investigates alleged fuel cartel in the Federal District

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

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.

by assint published May 06, 2016 12:00 AM News
Joint Venture

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

The material is used for the production of abrasives and refractories in the metallurgical industry

by admin published Apr 29, 2016 10:45 AM News
Merger

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

Opinion recommends the merger’s approval conditioned to the signature of a Merger Control Agreement

by admin published Apr 29, 2016 10:30 AM News