EU can review tech takeovers without EU presence

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EU court has confirmed Commission’s extended powers in merger reviews
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EU court has confirmed Commission’s extended powers in merger reviews

A court has ruled that Brussels may review science and tech M&A moves even if one party has no operations in the EU.

The EU's General Court has said the Union may examine mergers and acquisitions in the science and tech sector, even if one party has no operations in the region and the deal would not normally need...

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