Skip to main content

Legal Update

Is China Set to Start Fining Firms Who Don’t Obtain Anti-monopoly Approval for Deals?

16 June 2011
Mayer Brown Legal Update
On 13 June 2011, China's Ministry of Commerce (Mofcom) released a draft version of new interim measures that detail steps it may take to investigate and penalise business operators who fail to comply with the mandatory notification obligation that applies to certain M&A transactions under the Anti-Monopoly Law. This development, along with recent statements by senior Mofcom officials, signals that the regulator may finally be preparing to take a tougher stance on transgressions.
The Build a Report feature requires the use of cookies to function properly. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently. If you do not accept cookies, this function will not work. For more information please see our Privacy Policy

You have no pages selected. Please select pages to email then resubmit.