Essays about: "EU competition law"

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  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. Merger Control Post-Brexit - An Analysis of the Future EU-UK Relationship and the Potential Effects on UK Merger Control

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

    Author : Amanda Persson; [2018]
    Keywords : Brexit; UK; United Kingdom; England; Great Britain; EU; European Union; Storbritannien; Europeiska Unionen; M A; Mergers and Acquisitions; Merger Control; Merger Law; Företagskoncentration; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : After the Brexit referendum on the 23rd of June 2016 it is evident that the UK might be leaving the EU. In light of EU law, and the leave-campaign, the question of what will happen to UK merger control post-Brexit is especially riveting due to the internationality of merger control and the high impact of EU-control on competition law. READ MORE