Antitrust law

Antitrust law

Possible solution: Deviations possible in case of R&D cooperations, resale price maintenance.
Antitrust law

Antitrust law

Possible solution: Allow for additional outlay for merger controls in case of transactions with a UK reference.
Subsidies / state aid

Subsidies / state aid

Possible solutions: 1. Enterprises/natural persons/trade associations can file an application to the EU Commission for the instigation of countervailing proceedings pursuant to EU Regulation 2016/1037. 2. Provisional countervailing duties also...
Subsidies / state aid

Subsidies / state aid

Possible solution: Distortions of competition through subsidies from the UK side are subject to WTO law, respectively EU Regulation 2016/1037 (countervailing duty in case of subsidised exports to the EU).
Succession

Succession

Possible solution: Fiction of continued EU membership for acquisitions before the date of Brexit pursuant to the German Brexit Tax Accompanying Act [Brexit-Steuerbegleitgesetz]. When used in cases after Brexit, the relocation of functions/new appointments in the EU...