The European Commission is today launching “eLeniency”, a new online tool designed to make it easier for companies and their legal representatives to submit statements and documents as part of leniency and settlement proceedings in cartel cases, as well as non-cartel cooperation cases.
Update:Commission prohibits Wieland’s proposed acquisition of Aurubis Rolled Products and Schwermetall. A statement by Commissioner is available.
The European Commission has prohibited, under the EU Merger Regulation, Wieland’s proposed acquisition of Aurubis Rolled Products and Aurubis’ stake in Schwermetall.
It had serious concerns the merger would reduce competition and increase prices for rolled copper products used by European manufacturers.