The Effectiveness of European Competition Law After Opinion 1/17

The Effectiveness of European Competition Law After Opinion 1/17

May 2019 CPI EU News Column edited by Thibault Schrepel, Sam Sadden & Jan Roth (CPI) presents: The Effectiveness of European Competition Law After Opinion 1/17 By Jan Blockx (University of Antwerp)1 Click here for a PDF version of the article   Introduction On April 30, 2019, the Court of Justice of the European Union (“CJEU”) […]

The CJEU Clarifies the Rules on Antitrust Damages Actions Before and After the Harmonization

The CJEU Clarifies the Rules on Antitrust Damages Actions Before and After the Harmonization

May 2019 CPI EU News Column edited by Thibault Schrepel, Sam Sadden & Jan Roth (CPI) presents: The CJEU Clarifies the Rules on Antitrust Damages Actions Before and After the Harmonization By Caroline Cauffman (Maastricht University)1 Click here for a PDF version of the article   Facts Cogeco Communications, was a shareholder of Cabovisão — Televisão […]

Google AdSense for Search: Fines Always Come in Threes

Google AdSense for Search: Fines Always Come in Threes

April 2019 CPI EU News Column edited by Thibault Schrepel, Sam Sadden & Jan Roth (CPI) presents: Google AdSense for Search: Fines Always Come in Threes By Aurelien Portuese (St Mary’s University Twickenham)1 Click here for a PDF version of the article   On June 26, 2017, the European Commission fined Google €2.42 billion for abusing […]

Simultaneous Application of EU and National Competition Law by the Same Competition Authority: No Ne Bis In Idem

Simultaneous Application of EU and National Competition Law by the Same Competition Authority: No Ne Bis In Idem

April 2019 CPI EU News Column edited by Thibault Schrepel, Sam Sadden & Jan Roth (CPI) presents: Simultaneous Application of EU and National Competition Law by the Same Competition Authority: No Ne Bis In Idem By Pieter Van Cleynenbreugel (Université de Liège)1 Click here for a PDF version of the article   Case C-617/17, Powszechny Zakład […]

The EU Competition Law Notion “Undertaking” That Is Used To Determine Liability For Fines Is Also To Be Used When Determining The Entity That Is Liable For Damages

The EU Competition Law Notion “Undertaking” That Is Used To Determine Liability For Fines Is Also To Be Used When Determining The Entity That Is Liable For Damages

March 2019 CPI EU News Column edited by Thibault Schrepel, Sam Sadden & Jan Roth (CPI) presents: The EU Competition Law Notion “Undertaking” That Is Used To Determine Liability For Fines Is Also To Be Used When Determining The Entity That Is Liable For Damages By Caroline Cauffman (Maastricht University)1 Click here for a PDF version […]

CPI EU News: FCO Facebook Quadriptych

CPI EU News: FCO Facebook Quadriptych

March 2019 CPI EU News Column edited by Thibault Schrepel, Sam Sadden & Jan Roth (CPI) presents: CPI EU News: FCO Facebook Quadriptych Click here for a PDF version of the article   In early February 2019, the German Bundeskartellamt (“FCO”) announced its highly anticipated and “ground-breaking” Facebook decision. CPI EU News is pleased to present […]

The European Court of Justice’s Judgment In Case C-265/17 P, Commission v. United Parcel Service

The European Court of Justice’s Judgment In Case C-265/17 P, Commission v. United Parcel Service

February 2019 CPI EU News Column edited by Thibault Schrepel, Sam Sadden & Jan Roth (CPI) presents: The European Court of Justice’s Judgment In Case C-265/17 P, Commission v. United Parcel Service By Marjolein De Backer (Dechert)1 Click here for a PDF version of the article   Summary On January 16, 2019 the European Court of Justice […]

What the Servier judgment teaches us about market definition under Article 102 and patent settlement agreements under Article 101

What the Servier judgment  teaches us about market definition under Article 102 and patent settlement agreements under Article 101

February 2019 CPI EU News Column edited by Thibault Schrepel, Sam Sadden & Jan Roth (CPI) presents: What the Servier judgment1 teaches us about market definition under Article 102 and patent settlement agreements under Article 101 By James Killick, Jérémie Jourdan & Pierre Pêcheux (White & Case)2 Click here for a PDF version of the article For […]

Geo-blocking of Audio-visual Services in the EU: Gone with the Wind?

Geo-blocking of Audio-visual Services in the EU: Gone with the Wind?

January 2019 CPI EU News Column edited by Thibault Schrepel, Sam Sadden & Jan Roth (CPI) presents: Geo-blocking of Audio-visual Services in the EU: Gone with the Wind? By Simonetta Vezzoso (Università degli Studi di Trento)1 Click here for a PDF version of the article   EU Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager has earned a solid reputation as […]

Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council to empower the competition authorities of the Member States to be more effective enforcers and to ensure the proper functioning of the internal market (“ECN Plus Directive”)

Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council  to empower the competition authorities of the Member States to be more effective enforcers and to ensure the proper functioning of the internal market (“ECN Plus Directive”)

January 2019 CPI EU News Column edited by Thibault Schrepel, Sam Sadden & Jan Roth (CPI) presents: Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council to empower the competition authorities of the Member States to be more effective enforcers and to ensure the proper functioning of the internal market (“ECN Plus Directive”) By Florian Wagner-von Papp […]