The aim of this guide is to provide its readers with a pragmatic overview of the law and practice of competition litigation across a variety of jurisdictions.

Each chapter of this guide provides information about the current issues affecting litigation and dispute resolution in a particular country and addresses topics such as competition damages claims, as well as insight and opinion on the litigation process and any upcoming legal changes planned for their respective country.

The Q&A template for each chapter has been provided by Tom Cassels of Linklaters.

2nd Edition | Published: August 2020

Hot Topic: The State of Competition Investigations and Litigation in the United States

  The COVID-19 pandemic has slowed down drastically the pace of investigations and trials in the United States. Most federal courts have adjourned their trial schedules since March 2020, and with the recent spike in COVID-19 cases, it appears likely that the courts will not generally open for trial work until mid-fall or early winter.1 For …

Brazil

Marchini Botelho Caselta

China

JunHe LLP

Egypt

Rizkana & Partners

France

Linklaters

Germany

Linklaters

Israel

Goldfarb Seligman & Co.

Japan

Atsumi & Sakai

Portugal

Albuquerque & Almeida Advogados

Sweden

Norburg & Scherp

Turkey

ELIG Gürkaynak Attorneys-at-Law

United Kingdom

Linklaters LLP