Nigel Parr is a partner and head of Ashurst’s global competition and antitrust team in London. He specialises in all aspects of UK and EU competition law, including mergers, strategic business advice and competition risk management, cartel and abuse of dominance cases, market/sector investigations, appeals and competition litigation. Nigel has long-standing experience of UK and EU cartel and abuse of dominance investigations and appeals to the UK Competition Appeal Tribunal, the EU General Court and the European Court of Justice. His experience extends to CMA market investigations, and UK/EU and international merger filings, particularly Phase 2 cases. He is also experienced in judicial review cases before the English Administrative Court and Competition Appeal Tribunal, particularly in relation to procedural failings in competition investigations.
AshurstThis 2018 Ashurst article is composed of two parts. The first part introduces the Italian AGCM Guidelines on the content of the compliance program, while the second part provides a comparative guide summarizing how foreign national competition agencies consider - or not - compliance programs as a possible mitigating factor.