Belgium: Proposed Amendment to combat predatory innovation

Belgium: Proposed Amendment to combat predatory innovation

On July 18, members of the Belgian Socialist Party proposed law amending the Belgian Economic Law Code, relating to predatory innovation. The purpose of this amendment is to combat predatory innovation practices, which is defined in the proposal as the alteration of one or more technical elements of a product whose sole purpose is to […]

From Microsoft to Google: eyes wide shut on predatory innovation?

From Microsoft to Google: eyes wide shut on predatory innovation?

CPI Europe Column edited by Anna Tzanaki (Competition Policy International) & Juan Delgado (Global Economics Group) presents: From Microsoft to Google: eyes wide shut on predatory innovation? By Dr. Thibault Schrepel   Click here for a PDF version of the article  On June 27, 2017, the European Commission (“Commission”) has fined Google 2.7 billion dollars1 for having abused its dominant […]