Granting Immunity and Revoking Immunity: A Global Overview of Leniency Programs
International Company and Commercial Law Review by Sweet & Maxwell, Vol. 25, Issue 6/2014
46 Pages Posted: 1 Apr 2018
Date Written: 2014
Leniency applicants take on significant risks by self-reporting behaviors that may constitute competition law violations.To balance these risks, the requirements for conditional immunity should be set fairly by competition authorities, particularly when it comes to revoking immunity. This article provides a global overview of approaches to leniency revocations, along with a discussion of public policy.
Keywords: leniency, competition law, immunity, leniency program
JEL Classification: K21, L40, L41
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