Senior Vice President, London
The European Commission has published its decision in the merger between Dow and Dupont, two global crop protection businesses. While the Commission ultimately cleared the merger, it was concerned that the combination would reduce innovation competition, requiring the companies to divest one party’s global research and development (R&D) facilities. Ben Forbes, Mat Hughes, and Rameet Sangha consider this new frontier for merger control in a chapter for The International Comparative Legal Guide to: Merger Control 2018.
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