The Legal 500 has launched the second edition of its comparative guide on Competition Litigation, designed to provide the in-house community with a pragmatic overview of the competition litigation landscape across a variety of jurisdictions.
Linklaters has advised Chariot Group, a company managed by Griffin Real Estate, the largest investment manager in private equity real estate in CEE, on the extension of the lease agreements with Auchan Poland relating to its six retail properties totaling 83,000 sqm.
Linklaters has introduced a new policy and package of support for employees living with domestic abuse. Domestic abuse is indiscriminate of age, gender, race, profession or social background and during the Covid-19 pandemic there have been reports of adisturbing spike in domestic abuse cases – making working from home during lockdown measures an intimidating prospect for some people.
In this comparative review we look at the types of collective actions permitted in each jurisdiction and who may bring them. We examine whether they are opt in or opt out and what this means for the efficacy of the procedure. How collective actions are funded and the relief that is available is also considered. We also look forward to how the concept might develop in the future in each jurisdiction reviewed.