Essays about: "the market definition in competition law"

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  1. 1. Multiple Sides, Multiple Challenges : The Need for a Uniform Approach in Defining the Relevant Product Market in Abuse of Dominance Cases on Multi-Sided Markets

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Jacob Giesecke; [2018]
    Keywords : Multi-sided markets; multi sided markets; multisided markets; two-sided markets; two sided market; multi-sided platforms; platform; platforms; abuse of a dominant position; google shopping; google search; market definition; relevant product market; google; flersidiga marknader; tvåsidiga marknader; missbruk av dominerande ställning; dominans; marknadsavgränsning; relevant produktmarknad; plattformar; google search; google shopping; google;

    Abstract : The study shows that multi-sided markets pose difficulties when the relevant product market is to be defined. These difficulties pertain to two questions. The first question is whether one or several markets should be defined. In this regard, it is not easy to extract a coherent method from the cases examined. READ MORE

  2. 2. End of a blockbuster? – Preventing evergreening of pharmaceutical patents under EU competition law

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Maria Dürnel; [2017]
    Keywords : EU competition law; EU law; Article 102 TFEU; abuse of dominant position; evergreening; patent law; patent strategies; patents; pharmaceuticals; pharmaceutical industry; pharmaceutical sector inquiry; market definition; blockbuster drugs; generic competition; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The pharmaceutical industry is dependent on the granting of patents. Patents make it possible for pharmaceutical companies to invest in the necessary R&D to bring new drugs to the market. This benefits consumers and the health care sector at large. READ MORE

  3. 3. The EU State Aid Prohibition and Taxation – The Expanding Scope of Art. 107 TFEU

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Åke Häggqvist; [2017]
    Keywords : EU-Rätt; EU-Law; statligt stöd; state aid; skatterätt; tax law; transfer pricing; tax competition; aggressive tax planning; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : A topic that has received a significant amount of attention within the international community is the concept of harmful tax competition. This is of particular relevance to the EU due to the additional exposure to this problem the Member States experience by virtue of the internal market. READ MORE

  4. 4. Defining the Relevant Market of Horizontal Mergers under the Anti-Monopoly Law in China —What Can China Learn from the EU?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Xinyu Hu; [2015]
    Keywords : Anti-monopoly Law,EU Competition Law; relevant market; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis discusses the definition of relevant market in both European Union and China under horizontal merger control. The AML was published in 2008 and took EU Competition law as an important reference. Comparing to the EU, the legislation and law enforcement of merger control in China is relatively limited. READ MORE

  5. 5. Definition of Relevant Product Market in Reference to R&D Poles in Pharmaceutical Sector Mergers

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Kärt Karus; [2015]
    Keywords : R D; relevant product market; innovation markets; pharmaceutical sector; Merger control; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : All competition analysis, including in relation to mergers, begins by defining the relevant market. In sectors where innovation plays a major role, the definition of the relevant market must also take into account the R&D efforts of the merging firms. One field in which R&D poles can be identified early on is the pharmaceutical sector. READ MORE