Antitrust / Competition Law
Antitrust law is a significant factor in international business and George is skilled in guiding clients through the obstacles. He obtains antitrust clearances for acquisitions in
jurisdictions as varied as the US, Canada, France and China.
Advisor to a major international consumer products company he has been on the offense and defense in the French courts on unfair competition issues. Competition law can also act as a sword and George uses the law of unfair competition to defend clients against allegations of intellectual property infringement. Unfortunately employees with good intentions can run afoul of the competition law and drag their employers into high risk, bet your company investigations. George defends clients in sensitive high stakes cartel investigations by various authorities in Europe.