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ERA: Summer Course on European Antitrust Law

Date

08 Jul 2019 to 12 Jul 2019

Address

  Trier
Germany

Section

Education

Event Description

Objective

This course will provide participants with an in-depth understanding of the basics of EU antitrust law and a comprehensive update on the latest developments in each field.

Participants will be able to deepen their knowledge through case studies and workshops.

Key topics

  • Key concepts of competition policy and economics
  • Methods for defining the relevant market
  • Practical illustration of the rules applicable to vertical and horizontal agreements
  • Cartels, information exchange, tacit collusion and oligopoly issues  
  • The abuse of a dominant market position
  • Anticompetitive practices in the digital economy
  • Public and private enforcement of antitrust rules
  • Theory and practice of dawn raids
  • The Commission’s leniency policy

Who should attend?

Practitioners seeking a thorough overview of European antitrust law and its latest trends.

>> Further information and online registration

Language: English

Organisers: Avgustina Dorich and 
Jaroslav Opravil (ERA)

Event number: 219B09

 

 

 

 

Speakers

Robert Bäuerle 
Senior Legal Counsel, Deutsche Bahn AG, Berlin

Werner Berg
Partner, Baker McKenzie, Brussels

Rosa Greaves
Professor at the University of Glasgow

Hein Hobbelen
Partner, Bird & Bird LLP, Brussels/The Hague

Manuel Kellerbauer
Member of the Legal Service, European Commission, Brussels

Jens-Olrik Murach
Partner, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP, Brussels

Hanns Peter Nehl
Legal Secretary, General Court of the European Union, Luxembourg

 

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