On December 19, 2020, China’s National Development and Reform Commission (“NDRC”) and Ministry of Commerce (“MOFCOM”) released anticipated “Measures for the Security Review of Foreign Investments” (the “Measures”). These Measures, which implement China’s Foreign Investment Law that went into effect on January 1, 2020, and established the country’s new foreign investment regulatory framework, are effective
Olivier N. Antoine
Olivier N. Antoine is a partner in Crowell & Moring's Antitrust Group in the firm's New York office.
Olivier's practice involves antitrust counseling on a broad range of competition and antitrust law matters in the United States and abroad, with particular focus on mergers, acquisitions, and joint ventures, as well as U.S. and international monopolization and cartel matters.
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Supreme Court Limits Foreign Law Defenses for Non-U.S. Companies Sued for Antitrust Cartel Violations
By Juan A. Arteaga & Olivier N. Antoine on
Posted in Foreign Law, U.S. Supreme Court
In Animal Science Products, Inc. v. Hebei Welcome Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd., the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously rejected the argument that two Chinese companies could not be found liable under the Sherman Act for conspiring to fix the price and quantity of vitamin C exported to the United States from China simply because the Chinese…