Essays about: "EU competition law and human rights"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 10 essays containing the words EU competition law and human rights.

  1. 1. Catching Up in Times of Crisis? - Understanding the discourses of Normative Power in the European Commission’s 2022 Standardisation Strategy

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Johanna Svenson; [2022]
    Keywords : Normative Power Europe; European Commission; Standardisation Strategy; The Brussels Effect; Trade Policy; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Historically being a success to the European Union and its integration processes, technical standardisation has been a dormant policy area low down on the European Commission’s agenda priority list – until now. The increasing international competition has arguably spurred the Commission to push for speedy developments in standardisation to establish the EU once again in a leading position, thus effectively hindering other actors and regions from exerting too much influence over Europe through their development of standards. READ MORE

  2. 2. Competition and Data Protection Law in Conflict : Data Protection as a Justification for Anti-Competitive Conduct and a Consideration in Designing Competition Law Remedies

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : David Bornudd; [2022]
    Keywords : competition law; antitrust; data protection law; GDPR; the charter of fundamental rights; the intersection of competition and data protection law; big tech; abuse of a dominant position; objective justifications; efficiencies; article 102 TFEU; consumer welfare; competition remedies; anonymization; big data; personal data; German Facebook Case; Google Fitbit; konkurrensrätt; konkurrensbegränsning; dataskydd; dataskyddsförordningen; missbruk av dominerande ställning; objektivt rättfärdigande; artikel 102 FEUF; anonymisering;

    Abstract : Competition and data protection law are two powerful regimes simultaneously shaping the use of digital information, which has given rise to new interactions between these areas of law. While most views on this intersection emphasize that competition and data protection law must work together, nascent developments indicate that these legal regimes may sometimes conflict. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Presumption of Innocence: A Legal Spectroscope for Article 101 TFEU

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Vasileia Naka; [2018]
    Keywords : Presumption of Innocence; Competition; Corporate rights; Criminal sanctions; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the enforcement of art 101 TFEU by the European Commission through the lens of the Charter, in particular, art 48(1) thereof which provides for the presumption of innocence. The fact that the fines imposed by the Commission in competition proceedings are considered to be ‘criminal charges’ by the ECtHR seems to have been settled for quite some time now. READ MORE

  4. 4. Corporate Human Rights Protection in EU Competition Law Enforcement - The Standard of Protection of Companies’ Rights in the Light of ECHR

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Tamar Khuchua; [2016]
    Keywords : Fundamental rights; Right to a fair trial; Right to good administration; Undertaking; ECtHR’s jurisprudence; EU courts’ jurisprudence; EU Competition Law; European Commission; Judicial review by EU courts; European Ombudsman; Maladministration; Accession.; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The present master thesis concerns the standard of protection of companies’ rights in Europe within the field of EU Competition Law. The main question asked is whether the EU competition law enforcement proceedings are in compliance with the standard of protection of companies’ rights set by the Strasbourg Court, or shall there be more safeguards provided for the companies in the EU in order to make the standard equivalent to that of the ECtHR’s jurisprudence in case the EU accedes to the ECHR or even without the accession. READ MORE

  5. 5. The presumption of parental liability and the need for full judicial review - An analysis of based on the recent case of Alliance One v European Commission.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Jan-Niklas Steinhauer; [2014]
    Keywords : Presumption of parental liability; Judicial review; European Court of Justice; European Court of Human rights; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The presumption of parental liability is an important tool for the Commission, enabling it to hold parent companies jointly and severally liable with their subsidiaries. Parent companies claim however, that they cannot rebut the presumption and are thus rendered strictly liable for their subsidiaries’ conduct. READ MORE