Antitrust / Competition

Antitrust / Competition

Practice Area Overview

Competition laws and regulations on a European and global level are increasingly influencing business strategies.

Our team has built up knowledge and experience in various aspects of competition law including competition investigations and litigation, mergers and acquisitions, public procurement and competitive tendering.

We take a comprehensive and holistic approach to competition law matters taking into account commercial, administrative, human rights and constitutional law together with competition law. We have been involved in some of the most prominent antitrust cases in Malta and constantly advise clients on both contentious and non-contentious matters.

Our honest, straightforward and practical approach have also earned us a strong reputation as the go-to firm for the competition and merger control teams of many international law firms whose clients require support in Malta.

Scope of Services
  • Legal assistance during Office for Competition investigations
  • Assistance during dawn raids by the Office for Competition
  • Advice regarding compliance with the competition rules, both in relation to contracts and business strategies
  • Contract vetting
  • Merger filings
  • Appeals from decisions of the Office for Competition to the Civil Court (Commercial)
  • Constitutional and administrative litigation, where appropriate.

Key Contacts

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Michael Psaila
Annalies Muscat