PaRR Global Trends Monitor
28 February 2018
We are excited to introduce PaRR’s 2018 Global Trends Monitor.
Every year, we interview the key competition regulators across the globe to assess the most notable developments and shine a light on enforcement priorities for the coming months.
Whilst 2017 saw a year of surprises, 2018 promises to be the year when a ‘new normal’ takes shape with billion-dollar anti-trust fines no longer having the same shock value as before. Vertical deals that in the past would have received a cursory review are being challenged. Tech giants with cutting-edge patent portfolios have seen their entire business model questioned.