Global Antitrust (UK)

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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. This course was developed with subject matter support provided by lnce Gordon Dadds LLP. Please note, however, that the course materials and content are for information purposes only and do not constitute legal advice and may or may not reflect the most current legal developments. 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 legal statutes or statutory instruments. lnce Gordon Dadds LLP accepts no responsibility for the contents of this course. Any reliance on the contents of this course as legal advice is prohibited and at the user's risk. Transmission of the information is not intended to create, and receipt does not constitute, a solicitor-client relationship. Readers should not act upon this information without seeking independent legal advice.


  • 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