TITLE

ONE-STOP SHOP PLANNED FOR CARTEL LENIENCY

AUTHOR(S)
Ovrebekk, Hilde; Gibson, Jane
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;10/9/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 38, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports on the decision of the European Commission to establish a one-stop shop with the European Competition Network to simplify procedure for companies applying for leniency in cartel cases. Leniency allows authorities to offer full immunity or a reduction in fines that would otherwise have been imposed on a cartel member in exchange for disclosure of information and cooperation with the investigation.
ACCESSION #
22905426

 

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