In its response, Hausfeld has emphasised the importance of the following topics for the 2021-22 agenda:
- The CMA’s future relationship with the European Commission and how Brexit might impact concurrent regulators in the UK.
- The developing regime for the regulation of digital markets.
- The potential for the CMA to acquire fining powers for breaches of consumer law.
- The potential benefits of increasing the CMA’s enforcement activities in the areas of competition and consumer law.