DLA Piper is proud to present the 2017 global review of cartel enforcement, which provides insights into trends that have emerged around the world in recent years, using our global network of competition and antitrust lawyers to track the latest developments in cartel enforcement.
Competition authorities around the world continue to prioritise investigating and prosecuting cartel conduct, with financial penalties for cartel conduct increasing in many jurisdictions. Hot topics in cartel enforcement in 2017 include the impact of technologies, such as pricing algorithms on facilitating collusive conduct, and enhanced tools and protections for cartel whistleblowers. Key sectors of focus are likely to include health and life sciences, financial services and technology. To understand more about these trends and developments, read the full report.