Protectionism in Merger Control

Preiskel & Co Partner Tim Cowen’s 2014 article questions whether the process of merger control is adequate to consider wider public interest issues. Last year the UK parliament introduced new threshold tests for merger control where the businesses concerned are involved in the provision of critical national infrastructure. With further reform in this area expected,…

Preiskel & Co contribute to industry guide on Foreign Direct Investment in the UK

Preiskel & Co is pleased to announce that the UK Chapter of Getting the Deal Through’s Foreign Direct Investment series 2019, to which Partner Tim Cowen, Associate Maddi Gaunt, and Trainee Solicitor Claire Barraclough contributed. This chapter offers the definitive guide to non-economic regulatory controls on mergers in the UK, and is a must-read for…

Danny Preiskel and Stephan Buck’s article on the European Electronic Communications Code published by LexisNexis

Danny Preiskel and Stephan Buck have had published by LexisNexis an article on the European Electronic Communications Code, following the adoption of the EU Directive in December 2018 to modernise the regulation of telecoms in Europe. A fascinating read, the article provides insight into how the new European Electronic Communications Code will shape the communications…