Going Green – staying on the right side of competition law
Sustainability increasingly top of the agenda
Environmental issues are high on the agenda for many consumers and businesses alike. They are also increasingly an area of focus for competition authorities around the world, including the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), who are keen to ensure that competition law concerns do not unnecessarily prevent businesses from collaborating legitimately on environmental sustainability initiatives.
The intersection of competition law and environmental sustainability is a current hot topic. Melanie Musgrave and Leonia Chesterfield consider a few key developments in this area.