Failing Firm Defense Ecuadorian version. Some contributions and reflections on the new failing firm defense
Failing Firm Defense a la ecuatoriana. Algunos aportes y reflexiones sobre la nueva excepción de empresa en crisis
Navarrete Serrano, Mario
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FuenteTHEMIS Revista de Derecho; Núm. 78 (2020): Competencia; 345-356
On April 20, 2020, the Superintendence of Market Power Control published Resolution SCPM-DS-2020-018 establishing a fast-track process to investigate certain operations subject to the ex-ante notification regime. What will be explored in this article is one of the cases that qualify to benefit from the fast-track process: the failing-firm defense exception.In summary, the Superintendence of Market Power Control has said that it will now take less time to review operations that target a company in economic difficulties, and it outlines the material parameters it will use to guide that decision. How-ever, such inclusion brings with it much more than it appears.