Fairness Rocks News Sony Notifies European Commission Over EMI Music Publishing Takeover


Fairness Rocks News Sony Notifies European Commission Over EMI Music Publishing Takeover

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Author: Richard Smirke

Date: September 24, 2018

Original Source: Billboard

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Sony Notifies European Commission Over EMI Music Publishing Takeover

Sony has completed its notification filing to the European Commission over its acquisition of EMI Music Publishing.

The regulator now has until 26 October (25 days from the date of submission) to make an initial assessment after which it can either grant approval or begin an in-depth phase two investigation into the proposed merger. If there are competition concerns, Sony can offer remedies thereby extending the phase one deadline by 10 working days.

Read more: https://www.billboard.com/biz/articles/news/record-labels/8476690/sony-notifies-european-commission-over-emi-music-publishing