Merger Remedies Guide (China: Recent Remedy Cases Showcase Impact of Amended Anti-Monopoly Law)

Global Competition Review

Andrew L. Foster Kexin Li Julia Zhu

Partner Andrew Foster and counsel Kexin Li and Julia Zhu provide an overview of China’s antitrust regulator, the State Administration for Market Regulation (SAMR), highlighting the prominence of merger review in its antitrust enforcement. The authors examine the evolution and present state of China’s conditional clearance decisions, as well as the unique characteristics of the SAMR review and remedy process following the recent overhaul of the country’s anti-monopoly law.

An extract from GCR’s Merger Remedies Guide - Fifth Edition. The whole publication is available at