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Speeches and articles about Competition Law

2014


 
10 April Developments in EU competition policy
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Athens     European Competition Day     en  
 
07 March Competition Policy in the Digital Age
ITALIANER Alexander
Innsbruck     47th Innsbruck Symposium- “Real sector economy and the internet – digital interconnection as an issue for competition policy”     en  
 

2013


 
26 September Competitor agreements under EU competition law
ITALIANER Alexander
New York, USA     Fordham Competition Law Institute     en  
 
14 June Competition Law within a framework of rights and the Commission's proposal for a Directive on antitrust damage actions
ITALIANER Alexander
Luxembourg     12th Annual conference of the Association of European Competition Law Judges     en  
 

2012


 
25 September Presenting the State aid modernisation initiative
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Brussels     EP workshop: State Aid Modernisation     en  
 
24 September New rules for finance: Putting the genie back in the bottle
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Brussels     EP Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs     en  
 
13 July The New Portuguese Competition Law
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Lisbon, Portugal     Conference organised by the Autoridade da Concorrência     en  
 
08 June Antitrust enforcement: Challenges old and new
ALMUNIA Joaquín
St. Gallen     19th International Competition Law Forum     en  
 

2011


 
11 November Developments in State aid policy
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Berlin     State Aid Round Table - BDI     en  
 
11 November Introduction
ITALIANER Alexander
Global Competition Review special report     The European Antitrust Review 2012     en  
 
18 October Best Practices for antitrust proceedings and the submission of economic evidence and the enhanced role of the Hearing Officer
ITALIANER Alexander
Paris     OECD Competition Committee Meeting     en  
 
01 October Revised EU competition rules for supply and distribution agreements
PEEPERKORN Lucas
    Finnish Competition Law Yearbook     en  
 
25 March EU priorities and competition enforcement
ITALIANER Alexander
Dublin, Ireland     Institute for European and International Affairs     en  
 
22 March SGEI reform and the application of competition rules to the financial sector: themes for dialogue with the European Parliament
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Brussels     European Parliament    
 
10 March Merger Regulation in the EU after 20 years
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Brussels     IBA Antitrust Committee and the European Commission     en  
 
03 March The future of European competition law in high-tech industries
MADERO VILLAREJO Cecilio
Brussels     Annual Conference on European Antitrust Law, Academy of European Law (ERA)     en  
 
01 March Doing business in Europe: the review of the rules on co-operation agreements between competitors
ITALIANER Alexander
Brussels     Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht Conference     en  
 
11 February General Court confirms the comprehensive effectiveness of the Commission’s inspection powers vis-a`-vis professional associations and their governing bodies
DOHMS Rüdiger
    Journal of European Competition Law & Practice     en  
 

2010


 
25 October Compliance and Competition policy
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Brussels     Businesseurope & US Chamber of Commerce     en  
 
20 April Commission adopts revised competition rules for distribution of goods and services
ALMUNIA Joaquín
Strasbourg     Press Conference (European Parliament)     en  
 

2009


 
09 December Due process in antitrust
LOWE Philip
Brussels     CRA Conference on Economic Developments in Competition Law     en  
 
25 November Hungary and the EU: better together
KROES Neelie
Budapest, Hungary     Hungarian Competition Authority     en  
 
12 November Market behaviour: the rules of the game
KROES Neelie
Amsterdam     Seminar of Algemene Pensioen Groep     en  
 
11 September Competition law in an economic crisis
KROES Neelie
Fiesole, Italy     13th Annual Competition Conference of the International Bar Association     en  
 
17 July Commission Enforcement Policy and the Need for a Competitive Solution to the Crisis
KROES Neelie
Dublin, Ireland     Irish Centre for European Law     en  
 
02 June Review of Insurance Block Exemption Regulation
KROES Neelie
Brussels     Insurance Block Exemption Regulation Conference     en  
 
11 May Introduction to EU Competition Policy: Past, Present and Future
QUITAZ Vian , TOFT Torben
Dalian     EU-China Conference on the Anti-Monopoly Law     en  
 
28 April The interface between Regulation and competition law
KROES Neelie
Hamburg, Germany     28 April, Hamburg, Bundeskartellamt conference on 'Dominant Companies – The Thin Line Between Regulation and Competition Law'     en  
 
14 January Latest Developments in EC Competition Law
TOFT Torben
Beijing, China     EU-China Workshop on the Abuse of Dominant Market Position in China     en  
 

2008


 
26 September The role of economics in modern competition policy
EVANS Lowri
Hamburg, Germany     International League of Competition Law Congress 2008     en  
 
22 May Setting enforcement priorities at European and national level post modernisation
LOWE Philip
Treviso, Italy     VIII Treviso Conference     en  
 

2007


 
17 September Introductory remarks on CFI ruling on Microsoft's abuse of dominant market position
KROES Neelie
Brussels     European Commission     en  
 
29 June State aid reform – current directions
EVANS Lowri
Brussels     Law Society Conference     en  
 
15 May Broadband rollout and competition policy – what role for public funding?
KROES Neelie
Brussels     ‘Bridging the Broadband Gap’ Conference     en  
 

2006


 
07 July Aktuelle Herausforderungen in der Wettbewerbspolitik
KROES Neelie
Bonn, Germany     Bundeskartellamt     de  
 
06 July Competition policy in a Lisbon context – the State of Play
KROES Neelie
Berlin, Germany     German Bundestag - Europaausschuss     en  
 
20 June Competition Policy: Achievements in 2005, Work in 2006, Priorities in 2007
KROES Neelie
European Parliament, Brussels     European Parliament     en  
 
19 June Competition law and its surroundings – links and new trends
KROES Neelie
Vienna     European Commission     en  
 
14 June Closing Remarks at Public Discussion on Article 82 (abuse of dominance)
KROES Neelie
Brussels     DG Competition     en  
 
08 June Intellectual property and competition law: collective management rights in the online world
TOFT Torben
Conrad Hotel, Brussels     European Commission     en  
 
11 May Preserving and Promoting Competition: a European Response
LOWE Philip
St. Gallen     St. Gallen Competition Law Forum     en  
 
24 April Competition in the aviation sector: the European Commission’s approach
KROES Neelie
Leiden     International Institute of Air and Space law (IIASL)     en  
 
03 April Article 82 - interview with M. Albers and L. Peeperkorn
ALBERS Michael
Brussels     Section 2 Committee     en  
 
31 January Sports Law and Business - Competition Law Review
TOFT Torben
London     C5 Conference     en  
 
31 January Competition Policy’s Contribution to Growth and Jobs
KROES Neelie
Brussels     EP Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee     en  
 

2005


 
01 December Ökonomische Analyse des Begriffs „significant impediment to effective competition“
STROHM Andreas , ROELLER Lars-Henrik
    Münchner Kommentar     de  
 
21 October One Year In: Continuity, Concentration and Consolidation in European Competition Policy
KROES Neelie
Fiesole, Italy     IBA’s Ninth Annual Competition Conference     en  
 
17 October Damages Actions for Breaches of EU Competition Rules: Realities and Potentials
KROES Neelie
Paris, France     Cour de Cassation     en  
 
22 September Enhancing Actions for Damages for Breach of Competition Rules in Europe
KROES Neelie
New York, USA     Harvard Club     en  
 
22 September Some elements to enhance damages actions for breach of the competition rules in articles 81 and 82 EC
NORBERG Sven
Fordham, New York, USA     32nd Annual International Antitrust Law & Policy Conference     en  
 
20 September Antitrust Economics - Catalyst for Convergence?
ROELLER Lars-Henrik
Washington D.C., USA     George Mason Law Review Symposium     en  
 
15 September European Competition Policy – Delivering Better Markets and Better Choices
KROES Neelie
London     European Consumer and Competition Day     en  
 
26 August The reform of EU state aid control
ROELLER Lars-Henrik
Amsterdam     EEA Annual Conference     en  
 
24 June Competition Law and the Liberalisation of the Polish Market
KROES Neelie
Warsaw, Poland     Dutch-Polish Chamber of Commerce Conference     en  
 
06 June The Competition Principle as a Guideline for Legislation and State Action – the Responsibility of Politicians and the Role of Competition Authorities
KROES Neelie
Bonn, Germany     12th International Conference on Competition     en  
 
27 May Keynote Speech
LOWE Philip
Brussels, Belgium     Public presentation of the preliminary findings of the New Media (3G) Sector Inquiry, European Commission     en  
 
27 May Sector Inquiry New Media (3G) - Introductory speech
ROCCA Gianfranco
Brussels     European Commission     en  
 
23 February Sport and Competition Law
TOFT Torben
London, United Kingdom     Broadcasting Competition Law     en  
 
17 February Regulating for Competition and Growth
KROES Neelie
Paris, France     OECD Global Forum on Competition     en  
 

2004


 
22 October Competition for consumers' benefit
MONTI Mario
Amsterdam, The Netherlands     European Competition Day     en  
 
15 October Electronic communications markets : current activities / objectives of DG Competition and review of recent cases
VAN GINDERACHTER Eric
Brussels, Belgium     IBC 9th Annual Conference, Communications and Competition Law     en  
 
07 October International Antitrust - A Personal Perspective
MONTI Mario
New York, USA     Fordham Corporate Law Institute     en  
 
17 September Private litigation as a key complement to public enforcement of competition rules and the first conclusions on the implementation of the new Merger Regulation
MONTI Mario
Fiesole, Italy     IBA - 8th Annual Competition Conference     en  
 
23 July Competition law and rights management
UNGERER Herbert
Brussels, Belgium     Regulatory Forum, European Cable Communication Association (ECCA)     en  
 
12 July EU media framework, competition law and Public Service Broadcasting - Some comments on the impact on the current UK debate
UNGERER Herbert
London     European Media Forum     en  
 
05 June Legal framework to secure open Media Markets and the Independence of the Press, The Role of EU Competition Law
UNGERER Herbert
Opole, Poland     Conference on Democracy and Human Rights in the EU     en  
 
23 January The Role of the Commission in the Modernisation of EC Competition Law
LOWE Philip
London, UK     UKAEL Conference     en  
 

2003


 
31 December Current issues of EU Competition Law - The new competition enforcement regime
LOWE Philip
    NORTH WESTERN JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL LAW AND BUSINESS     en  
 
15 November Cooperation between the competition authorities in the EU
LOWE Philip
    Law in transition, Journal (EBRD)     en  
 
13 November The relationship between CAP and competition policy: Does EU competition law apply to agriculture ?
MONTI Mario
Helsinki, Finland     COGECA Conference Helsinki Fair Trade     en  
 
07 November Foreword to the 4th edition
LOWE Philip
    Global merger notification handbook     en  
 
16 October How different is EU anti-trust ? - A route map for advisors
LOWE Philip
Brussels, Belgium     Conference d'automne de l'American Bar Association     en  
 
06 October Applying EU Competition Law to the newly liberalised energy markets
MONTI Mario
Rome, Italy     World Forum on Energy Regulation     en  
 
02 October Current issues of EU Competition Law - The new competition enforcement regime
LOWE Philip
Barcelona, Spain     Key lecture at the study days of the International League of Competition Law     en  
 
12 September European competition rules : The new enforcement system for Articles 81 and 82 EC is soon to be reality
LOWE Philip
    Kangaroo Group Newsletter - September 2003     en  
 
11 June Application of competition law to rights management in the music market, Some orientations
UNGERER Herbert
Brussels, Belgium     Independent Music Companies Association (IMPALA)     en  
 
20 May Competition Law as a regulative factor in the globalised market economy
LOWE Philip
Bonn, Germany     11th International Conference on Competition "Competition Policy at the Crossroads" Bundeskartellamt     en  
 
13 May Applying EU Competition Law to the newly liberalised energy markets
LOWE Philip
Hotel Europa Crowne Plaza, Brussels, Belgium     Mentor Group - Forum for EU-US Legal-Economic Affairs     en  
 

2002


 
29 November Convergence between media and telecommunications: competition law and regulatory perspectives
MENDES PEREIRA Miguel
Lisbon, Portugal     GSM Europe Plenary     en  
 
14 October L'evoluzione della regolamentazione comunitaria nel settore delle communicazioni
MONTI Mario
Naples, Italy     Seminario di stidio sulla regolamentazione Autorità per le Garanzie nelle Communicazioni - Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II     it  
 
20 September Future directions for EU Competition Policy
LOWE Philip
Fiesole ,Italy     The International Bar Association     en  
 
20 May The new EU regulatory Framework for Electronic communications: From sector specific regulation to Competition Law
HOCEPIED Christian
Washington DC, USA     IBA/ABA Communications and Competition: Developments at the Crossroad     en  
 
22 April Access to Content and Platform Competition
UNGERER Herbert
Brussels, Belgium     Digital TV Regulation and Competition Law Conference     en  
 
19 April Developments of competition law and policy - European and National perspective
SCHAUB Alexander
Athens, Greece     Hellenic Competition Commission     en  
 

2001


 
06 December La concentration dans l'édition professionnelle au regard des règles communautaires de concurrence
NEHL Hanns Peter
London, England     Table ronde, Groupement français de l'industrie de l'information (GFIIà     fr  
 
01 October Minderheitsbeteiligungen und personelle Verflechtungen zwischen Wettbewerbern - Zur Anwendung von Artikel 81 und 82 EG-Vertrag (Minority Shareholdings and Interlocking Directorships under Articles 81 and 82 EC)
MOAVERO MILANESI Enzo , WINTERSTEIN Alexander
    Rolfes/Fischer (Hrsg.), Handbuch der Europäischen Finanzdienstleistungsindustrie, Fritz Knapp Verlag, Frankfurt a.M.     de  
 

2000


 
27 November The application of Community competition law by the national courts
MONTI Mario
Trier     Europäische Rechtsakademie - "Towards the Application of Article 81(3) by National Courts"     en  
 
09 November Efficient protection of competition in an enlarged Community through association of national competition authorities and national courts
SCHAUB Alexander
Freiburg     Conference of the European Parliament and the European Commission on "Reform of European Competition law"     en  
 
09 November Legal certainty in a system of parallel competencies
ROCCA Gianfranco
Freiburg     Conference of the European Parliament and the European Commission on "Reform of European Competition law"     fr  
 
15 September Liability of supranational, state and private actors - Comment from the point of view of EU competition law
GYSELEN Luc
Leuven     Colloquium organized in honour of Prof. Walter Van Gerven by the K.U. Leuven and Universiteit Maastricht     en  
 
  
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