For nearly a half century, our firm has maintained an active and well-regarded antitrust and competition practice. We also have a highly respected global privacy and data security practice. In Brussels, we assist clients with European Union antitrust and competition issues, including clearance of cross-border mergers and acquisitions. We also counsel on privacy and transborder data protection matters that affect global companies.

Lawyers in our Brussels office have played an important role in most of the cartel investigations brought by the European Commission since 2007, including those concerning cathode ray tubes, freight forwarding, optical disk drives, smart card chips, rechargeable batteries, mobile LCDs. and auto parts.

Our antitrust litigators’ record of success includes a favorable settlement for our client in the TFT-LCD cartel damages action brought by Nokia in the United Kingdom against various LCD panel manufacturers.