• EU Competition: Spotlight on Specialisation and Joint Production Agreements
  • February 4, 2011
  • Law Firm: Greenberg Traurig LLP - Miami Office
  • On 14 December 2010, the European Commission (the “Commission”) adopted a new suite of rules governing co-operation between actual or potential competitors, consisting of (i) guidelines on the applicability of EU competition law to horizontal co-operation agreements (the “Guidelines”) and (ii) two new block exemption regulations covering: (1) R&D agreements; and (2) specialisation and joint production agreements (the “Specialisation BER”).