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How Brazil’s new antitrust-lawsuit legislation could boost the prospects for cartel victims
16 December 2022 00:00
A new Brazilian law could help the victims of anticompetitive conduct to bring civil lawsuits against cartelists and be compensated for the damages they have suffered. Yet a key provision that would double the size of damages payable to the victims would only apply to new civil lawsuits — bad news for those with existing cases before the courts.
New Brazil law will help courts with civil antitrust suits, but some benefits will take longer to materialize13 December 2022 16:51 by Ana Paula CandilNew Brazil law will help courts with civil antitrust suits, however some benefits will likely not be immediately applied to ongoing civil lawsuits.