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

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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CADE’s General Superintendence opens proceeding against the Brazilian Post Office

published: Jan 06, 2016 11:00 AM last modified: Apr 07, 2016 03:20 PM
ECT would have been practicing two anticompetitive conducts, discrimination and restriction of competition

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CADE’S General Superintendence investigates international cartel on clay substrates for automobiles

published: Dec 24, 2015 03:36 PM last modified: Apr 06, 2016 03:38 PM
There is evidence of price-fixing and commercial constraint, market share and exchange of sensitive information

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CADE opens Administrative Proceeding on Petrobras public bid cartel investigation

published: Dec 23, 2015 12:00 AM last modified: Apr 11, 2016 05:05 PM
21 companies and 59 individuals are being accused of participating on the collusion

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CADE launches English version of the draft FAQ on the Leniency Program

published: Dec 18, 2015 12:00 AM last modified: Apr 08, 2016 03:33 PM
The deadline for public consultation was extended until February 16th 2016

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CADE approves Ball’s takeover of Rexam with restrictions

published: Dec 09, 2015 12:00 AM last modified: Apr 08, 2016 03:38 PM
The agreement signed with both companies as a condition for the transaction’s authorization includes the divestiture of plants

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General Superintendence issues opinion on Halliburton’s takeover of Baker Hughes

published: Dec 07, 2015 02:15 PM last modified: Apr 11, 2016 05:13 PM
Merger file will be submitted for judgment by CADE’s Tribunal, responsible for a final decision

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CADE conducts dawn raid to investigate alleged cartel in the market of orthoses and prostheses

published: Dec 02, 2015 03:03 PM last modified: Apr 11, 2016 05:19 PM
The seized material will be included in ongoing confidential administrative inquiry

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CADE clears Dabi Atlante and Gnatus Merger

published: Nov 26, 2015 10:00 AM last modified: May 03, 2016 04:24 PM
The approval was conditioned to the divestment of the brand “Gnatus” and to the end of exclusivity with distributors and technical assistance service suppliers

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CADE’s General Superintendence opens proceeding against taxi drivers in Uber case

by published: Nov 20, 2015 12:00 AM last modified: Apr 22, 2016 09:14 AM
CADE identified that there is evidence that some taxi drivers would have used violence against Uber drivers and passengers

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CADE opens administrative procedure on the Angra 3 Public Procurement Cartel investigation

published: Nov 19, 2015 05:19 PM last modified: Apr 13, 2016 02:45 PM
Seven companies and 21 individuals are being accused of participating in the collusion

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