Global Antitrust (UK)

  • 8 topics | 28m 1s
  • Up to 30 languages
  • Transcripts
Are you aware of the scope of global antitrust and anti-competition legislation? It may be different from what you think. While antitrust and anti-competition laws do apply to corporate-level mergers and acquisitions, they also affect proposals you might be drafting or bids you may be submitting. If you are regularly involved in sales transactions with international clients or partners, an understanding of the standards and reach of antitrust laws is essential. In this course, you will learn about the principles of antitrust and anti-competition legislation that apply in international settings. You'll also learn how to recognise and avoid common violations and the triggers for seeking further assistance. These course materials and content are for informational purposes only and do not constitute legal advice. Nothing herein, or in the course materials, shall be construed as professional advice as to any particular situation or constitute a legal opinion with respect to compliance with any federal, state, or local laws. Transmission of the information is not intended to create, and receipt does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship and is not intended to constitute legal advice or to substitute for obtaining legal advice from an attorney licensed in your state. Readers should not act upon this information without seeking professional counsel. The information contained herein is provided only as general information that may or may not reflect the most current legal developments.


  • identify the core principle of global antitrust laws
  • recognise the key principles associated with global antitrust laws
  • recognise potential violations of antitrust law that may occur in competitive situation
  • recognise potential violations of antitrust law that may occur in customer interactions
  • Identify the characteristics of the concept of abuse of dominant position
  • recognise situations that may represent antitrust violations
  • recognise the need for compliance with antitrust laws in global business dealings
  • recognise the cost of non-compliance with antitrust laws and company antitrust policies, both for individuals and the companies they work for


  • Principles of Antitrust Law
  • Knowledge Check: Principles of Global Antitrust Laws
  • Avoiding Antitrust Violations Involving Competitors
  • Avoiding Antitrust Issues in Customer Interactions
  • Avoiding Abuse of Dominant Position
  • Knowledge Check: Potential Antitrust Violations
  • The Cost of Non-compliance
  • Knowledge Check: Complying with Antitrust Laws