“concentration of operators”

文章:宁宣凤尹冉冉、郑孜青 金杜律师事务所反垄断

2014年2月11日,中华人民共和国商务部(以下简称“商务部”)发布了期待已久的《关于经营者集中简易案件适用标准的暂行规定》(以下简称“规定”),并于2014年2月12日正式开始实施。该规定明确了认定简易案件的具体标准,但并未涉及相应的程序规定。本文将对简易案件的认定标准做具体分析,讨论该规定将如何改变目前中国对经营者集中案件的审查程序,并试图探讨暂未公布简易案件相应程序规定的原因。
Continue Reading 商务部在简易程序制度建设上迈出的重要一步:实施简易案件适用标准

By Susan Ning, Hazel Yin and Zheng Ziqing   King & Wood Mallesons’ Antitrust & Competition Group

On February 11, 2014, China’s Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) published the long-awaited Interim Provisions on the Standards for Simple Cases of Concentrations of Operators (the Provisions), which came into effect on February 12, 2014.  The Provisions set forth the substantive criteria for determining which case may be treated as a simple case, yet the procedural rules are still missing.  This article provides an analysis of the standards, discusses how the Provisions will change the current review process and explores the reasons for the lack of procedural rules.
Continue Reading MOFCOM Takes a Major Step towards a Simplified Merger Control Procedure by Promulgating the Standards for Simple Cases