Europa/Competition/Green Paper on Vertical Restraints - Europa EUShare on:
between producers who want to break into a new market and local distributors. ... Whilst distribution is a dynamic sector, it is also characterised in the EU by barriers to ..... Hawk "System failure: Vertical Restraints and EC Competition Law" , ...
VERTICAL AGREEMENTS: MOTIVATION AND IMPACT - European
COMPETITION LAW AND POLICY 1813 (ABA Section of Antitrust Law 2008) .... John Kay, Vertical Restraints in European Competition Policy, 34 EUR.ECON. .... See William S. Comanor, Vertical Price Fixing, Market Restrictions and the New Antitrust Policy, 98 ...... want to accept exclusive contracts in a dynamic framework .
Vertical Restraints for On-line Sales - OECD.org
Sep 12, 2013 ... The OECD Competition Committee discussed vertical restraints for ... Canada, Czech Republic, European Union, France, Germany, Japan, Korea, Norway, ..... Many producers capitalized on this new distribution ... restraints and explains how this literature has shaped the interpretation of competition law.
The EU competition rules on vertical agreements - Slaughter and May
Jun 13, 2016 ... vertical restraints which EU competition law aims to prevent. ..... exemption ( specifically devised to take account of the dynamics of .... New products: Where a distributor has to commit substantial investment to start up and/or.
Vertical Restraints Policy in the EU: Open Questions - Gibson Dunn
Jun 1, 2010 ... under EU competition rules which now reflect, inter alia: ... setting); a shift the institutional dynamic between the ... a new vertical restraints regime which came into .... courts to look to federal law in assessing antitrust claims ...
The Economics of Vertical Restraints - Learlab.com
The motivations for vertical restraints and their impact on economic welfare have been ..... with the promotion of competition, European Competition Law is much more recent and .... practices.19 Using a new competition policy tool that offers firms the ..... In the last section, we consider long-term or dynamic effects of vertical.
1 EU Competition Policy, Vertical Restraints, and Innovation: An
Vertical Restraints under EC Competition Law ... efficiency dominate, whereas innovations and dynamic efficiency play only a minor and widely ... from an evolutionary perspective new arguments can be developed, both for justifying vertical.
US – EU Convergence: Can We Bridge the Atlantic? - Federal Trade
Sep 19, 2016 ... Sherman Act. U.S. law treats vertical restraints more leniently than E.U. law does. And, just ten ... American antitrust enforcers approach issues of dominance in the new economy. On the topical ... E.U. and U.S. competition authorities serve the public interest. ..... through static- and dynamic-efficiency gains.
Competition Policy in the European Union and the United States
Jun 2, 2008 ... of the 80 or so jurisdictions that have adopted new competition laws in the past 30 .... inherently dynamic nature of the discipline. ..... over the past two decades, particularly in the current EU vertical restraints guidelines, which.
Guidelines on Vertical Restraints
(“FNE”) seeks to solidify a new endeavor to promote to competition. .... Hence, whether a vertical restraint is consistent with the competition laws ..... “Collusion in Vertical Relations under Article 81 EC”, Centre for Law and Governance in .... greater when vertical restraints affect dynamic growing markets subject to innovation.
The Politics of competition policy - Oxford Law - University of Oxford
Competition law is not immune to these dynamic society-driven .... “New” Europe' (1994) 42 American Journal of Comparative Law 25, 64; Pinar Akman, ...  OJ L1/1, Recital 9; Commission (EC), 'Green Paper on Vertical Restraints in EC.
Directive on Competition Law - Roche
2.6 Improvements and New Applications. 13. 2.7 Supply ... Such laws, regulations and standards include EU competition law, US antitrust law and .... differentiate between horizontal and vertical restraints in its statutes, but different types of ..... the relevant market conditions, such as (i) the dynamics of the market (expansion.
Guidelines for the Analysis of Vertical Restraints
Law 211 and the Internal Guidelines for the Development of Investigations of the FNE .... Hence, whether a vertical restraint is consistent with competition laws will depend on ..... “Collusion in Vertical Relations under Article 81 EC”, Centre for Law and .... effects will be greater when vertical restraints affect dynamic, growing ...
online sales and competition law controls - Bird & Bird
Sep 26, 2014 ... 3 European Commission Guidelines on Vertical Restraints. (OJ (2010) C 130/1), .... of longer term dynamic competition through new business ...
Consumer Welfare in EU Competition Law
Jul 7, 2015 ... Commission (EU) 'Green Paper on Vertical Restraints in EC .... effects – namely, to a sacrifice of dynamic efficiency, and that in practice, this standard .... the Sherman Act: Consumer Welfare in a New Light' (2007) 74 Antitrust.
Restrictions on Innovation in EU Competition Law - LSE
It is submitted that there is no room in EU competition law for the direct ... Gregory Sidak and David J. Teece, 'Dynamic Competition in Antitrust Law' (2009) 5 ... Wright (eds), Competition Policy and Patent Law under Uncertainty (New York: .... exceeds 50%.12 Vertical restraints are presumed to be compatible with Article 101.
Dr. Miklós Boronkay – Dr. Bence Molnár Hungary, Szecskay
connection with the exemption of vertical agreements under Hungarian law. The competition law of (vertical) agreements in Hungary is in fact a reflection of EU.
Vertical Restraints in the Internet Economy - Bundeskartellamt
Oct 10, 2013 ... Background Paper - Working Group on Competition Law,. 10.10. ... I. Classification of vertical restraints in economic theory . .... The fast-growing internet economy and its new models of business are leading to a more .... law of the European Court of Justice in the Pierre Fabre case takes a critical view of this ...
Vertical Restraints in the Internet Economy.pdf?__blob=publicationFile&v=2
comments on the cra paper entitled - Sidley Austin LLP
vertical restraints on distribution, as applied to the selective distribution of ... partner and head of the EU competition law practice of Sidley Austin LLP based in Brussels, .... at the New York Bar Association Annual Dinner. ..... dynamics can be expected to be quite unique, whereas Jullien–Rey-type dynamics only apply to.
September 20, 2015 version 1 Professor of Law - College of Law
Sep 20, 2015 ... The Transformation of Vertical Restraints: Per Se Illegality, the Rule of ..... Restraints in EC Competition Law: New Dynamics in honor of ...