|CALL FOR PAPERS: This year we will have the pleasure of hosting, at the Universidade Católica Portuguesa, in Porto, the ASCOLA 2022 Conference between 30 June and 2 July.|
The ASCOLA Conference brings together, every year, hundreds of researchers and academics from all continents to discuss matters with a focus on antitrust law, policy and economics.
Proposals for interventions must be submitted by January 27th via e-mail email@example.com.
We look forward to seeing you at Católica Porto.
NEWS: The Court of Justice declares that the remuneration system by copyright management company with de facto monopoly is not contrary to Article 102 TFEU.
NEWS: AdC accuses Fidelidade SGOII of Gun-Jumping.
NEWS: European Commission Decision of July 31, 2020, Alstom / Bombardier Transportation, Case M.9779.
AWARD: We congratulate Dr.ª Marta Teixeira Pires for her APDE's Award with the paper “Civil liability inherent to cartelization measured by algorithms”.
This 1st edition of APDE's Award focuses on topics of the XXIX FIDE Congress which is scheduled to take place in the Hague between 3 and 6 November 2021.
Marta Pires is currently our Junior Team’s coordinator.
CALL FOR PAPERS: This year we will host the ASCOLA Conference at the Universidade Católica Portuguesa, in Porto, between July 1st and 3rd.
The ASCOLA Conference brings together hundreds of researchers and academics from all continents every year to discuss subjects focusing on antitrust law, economics and policy.
Proposals for interventions must be submitted by January 29th via e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Learn more at: https://ascola.org/events/
Learn more at https://www.mclawreview.com/?msite=29
PUBLICATION: We are pleased to announce that Volume IV, Issue 2 of Market and Competition Law Review is now available.
In this edition we have excellent themes:
Governing the Interregnum: State Aid rules and the COVID-19 Crisis - Andrea Biondi
To be agents or not to be agents, that is the question: The impact of the online platforms revolution on the notion of agency under EU competition law - Luca Villani
The European Green Deal: Shaping environmentally friendly policies under Article 101 TFEU - Andrea Pezza
(available in Open Access from October 2021)
Find out more at https://www.mclawreview.com/?msite=27
EVENT: Universidade Católica Portuguesa, Centro Regional do Porto, welcomed Professor Spencer Weber Waller, Professor at School of Law, Loyola University Chicago, who taught an Open Class on "Institutions and Incentives in Antitrust Enforcement", 17th of October, 2019.
EVENT: Open Class on "Institutions and Incentives in Antitrust Enforcement", by Professor Waller Spencer, School of Law, Loyola University |17th of October, 2019, Universidade Católica Portuguesa, Centro Regional do Porto, Oporto, Room EC015, 2.30 PM.
EVENT: Open Class on "Arbitragem e Direito da Concorrência" by Professor Fernando Dias Simões, Faculty of Law, Chinese University of Hong Kong | 15th October, Universidade Católica Portuguesa, Centro Regional de Lisboa, Lisbon, 2 P.M.
|NEWS: European Commission fines NIKE €12.5 million for restricting cross-border sales of merchandising products|
|NEWS: Interchange Fees. Mastercard and Single Market: The recipe for the restriction of competition|
|NEWS: Dr.ª Rita Leandro Vasconcelos, Contributor to the Observatory on Competition Law Enforcement, PhD in Law Student at Universidade Católica Portuguesa and Cuatrecasas' Lawyer and Counsel, was acknowledged by the platform "Woman at" in the award "40 in their 40s: Notable Women Competition Professionals in Europe, the Americas and Africa", "Private Practice" category".|
|NEWS: Professor Valeria Falce, member of the Scientific Committee of the Observatory on Competition Law Enforcement, has been appointed unanimously by the European Patent Office's Administrative Council as a member of the Appeal Committee of the European Patent Office.|
|NEWS: Sofia Pais, Coordinator of the Observatory on Competition Law Enforcement, has just won an Award on the Antitrust Writing Awards 2018, "Academic" category, "Intellectual Property" section|
|NEWS: Acquisition of Air Berlin subsidiary LGW by Lufthansa conditionally approved by the European Commission|
|NEWS: European Commission approves acquisition of assets of Air Berlin by easyJet|
|NEWS: Security in Japan's Car Industry: The price you have to pay to be one of the big ones|
|NEWS: European Commission condemns cartel in automotive lighting systems sector|
|NEWS: The European Commission and China start new dialogue on state aid control and discuss competition policy|
|Competition Talks with Professor Viktoria Robertson | 7th December 2017|
|NEWS: Autoridade da Concorrência fines the Portuguese Driving Schools Association for engaging in anticompetitive practices|
|NEWS: Effects of a Commitment Decision adopted by the Commisision on Domestic Judicial Proceedings - Nevin Alija|
|EVENT: EUAP-Macau Conference “60 Years After the Treaties of Rome: What is the Future for the European Union?” | University of Macau|
|The EUAP-Macau Conference “60 Years After the Treaties of Rome: What is the Future for the European Union?” takes place in University of Macau, in 27 and 28 November and will accomodate several team members of the Observatory on Competition Law Enforcement and contributors of Market and Competition Law Review.|
|Full programme here|
|NEWS: The European Commission confirms inspections carried out by its officials within the automotive industry in Germany|
|NEWS: The Portuguese Competition Authority identifies barriers to entry and expansion in the natural gas market|
|NEWS: Lisbon Court of Appeal agrees with AdC regarding the conviction of the envelopes cartel|
|NEWS: Microsoft/LinkedIn - EC's Decision on LinkedIn's purchase by Microsoft|
|NEWS: Lithuanian Railways: the most straightforward abuse case ever?|
|15-16 DECEMBER | ENCONTRO DE PROFESSORES DE DIREITO DA UNIÃO EUROPEIA | UCP - PORTO|
|7 DECEMBER | WORKSHOP | UCP - PORTO|
|7 DECEMBER | OPEN CLASS | UCP - PORTO|
|27 NOVEMBER | OPEN CLASS | UCP - PORTO|
|17 OCTOBER | OPEN CLASS | UCP - LISBOA|
|27 SEPTEMBER 2017 | MACKENZIE UNIVERSITY | SAO PAULO - BRAZIL|
|NEWS: GOOGLE - ANTITRUST CASE|
Foto credit: European Commission
|Press Release - European Commission|
|Commentary by Dr. Nuno Castro Marques (OADC's member)|
|12 MAY 2017 | UCP PORTO | CAMPUS FOZ|
|3 APRIL 2017 | UNIVERSIT DEGLI STUDI DI NAPOLI FEDERICO II | NAPLES, ITALY|
|5 DE NOVEMBER 2016 | UCP PORTO | CAMPUS FOZ|
|3-5 DE NOVEMBER 2016 | UCP PORTO | CAMPUS FOZ|
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