11 September 2018: Appointment. Marianne Faessel is appointed Data Protection Officer at the Autorité de la concurrence
27 August 2018: Tobacco sector. The Autorité de la concurrence closes the investigation it had opened in the tobacco sector.
24 August 2018: Retailing of gardening products. The Autorité de la concurrence clears the acquisition of Jardiland group by InVivo group (Gamm Vert, Delbard) subject to divestiture of 11 stores
23 August 2018: Distribution in Martinique. The Autorité de la concurrence clears, subject to conditions, the acquisition by Bernard Hayot Group of a Géant Casino hypermarket in Martinique
6 August 2018: Distribution of household electrical appliances
31 July 2018: Freedom of establishment for notaries: proposed map for 2018-2020. The process of gradually opening up the notarial profession is producing encouraging results and must continue.
30 July 2018: Footwear distribution. The Autorité de la concurrence clears the acquisition of the Besson Chaussures company by the Weinberg Capital Partners and Groupe Philippe Ginestet (Gifi/Tati) companies
27 July 2018: Fnac's acquisition of Darty. The Autorité de la concurrence fines Fnac Darty Group €20 million for failing to divest itself of three stores, which was the pre-condition for clearance of the transaction.
26 July 2018: Distribution of veterinary medicinal products. The Autorité de la concurrence fines wholesale distributors of veterinary medicinal products and their professional association 16 million euros for anticompetitive practices
24 July 2017: Satellite Pay TV. The Autorité de la concurrence makes the commitments of Groupe Canal Plus binding, leaving subscribers free to choose their TV decoder.
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