Dechert LLP

02/14/2020 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 02/14/2020 18:07

Cartel Regulation 2020, U.S. Chapter

Cartel Regulation 2020 provides an in-depth practical review by jurisdiction of relevant legislation, enforcement action, immunity and leniency options, and contested proceedings and penalties, in addition to highlights on recent developments. The guide also addresses strategies for mitigating risks and limiting fines.

Co-Chair Steven E. Bizar leads Dechert's antitrust team in authoring the chapter on the United States jurisdiction, which covers a range of topics including:

  • Relevant legislation and law
  • Investigatory powers and jurisdictional reach
  • International cooperation
  • Extraterritorial application of U.S. law
  • Private damage claims and class actions
  • Criminal and civil sanctions and fines
  • How to get the fine down

Download a pdf of the U.S. Chapter.