Essays about: "EU competition law"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 170 essays containing the words EU competition law.

  1. 1. Business Strategy or Abuse of Dominance : An Analysis of Different Approaches Towards Self-Preferencing Within the Meaning of Article 102 TFEU

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Hillevi Sundkvist; [2019]
    Keywords : Competition; EU; Law; Article 102 TFEU; Self-Preferencing;

    Abstract : An undertaking enjoying a dominant position on the internal market has many possibilities to flourish and develop. One way of increasing market power is to expand business activities to downstream markets. READ MORE

  2. 2. Reverse payment settlements in the context of Article 102 TFEU: Abusive or not? By object or not?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Julia Vahvaselkä; [2018]
    Keywords : Competition law; EU law; Abuse of a dominant position; Pharmaceutical industry; Settlements; Patents; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Pharmaceutical reverse payment settlements lie at the intersection of competition law and intellectual property law. In the recent years, these settlement agreements have increasingly attracted the attention of competition law authorities in the European Union. READ MORE

  3. 3. Post-sale restrictions in patent and trademark licensing agreements: Validity and compliance with competition law

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Pauliina Sutinen; [2018]
    Keywords : Post-sale Restrictions; Licensing; Exhaustion Doctrine; Article 102 TFEU; Tying; Abuse of Procedure; Misuse of IP; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Post-sale restrictions in patent and trademark licensing agreements and their validity and compliance with competition law emphasize the problematic to what extent the intellectual property holder may enforce its IP rights. In today’s innovative markets, licensing is a one form of how the IP holder may exploit its IPR and obtain revenues. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Regulatory Gap in Merger Control Vis-à-Vis the New-Economy

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Vicky Kaufmann; [2018]
    Keywords : Competition law; Merger control; European Union; EU; EU law; European Merger Regulation; EUMR; Thresholds; Turnover-based thresholds; New-economy; Facebook Whatsapp; Apple Shazam; Reform; Spontaneous harmonisation; Voluntary notification model; Market shares; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The new-economy encompasses a variety of industries, particularly pharmaceuticals and online-based companies. These may hold strong market positions, or be strong future competitors, despite having low turnover. READ MORE

  5. 5. 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