Training Session

Tuesday
Mar 24, 2020
10:00 AM

To

Tuesday
Mar 24, 2020
12:00 PM
Where ?
Arendt House
41A, Avenue John F. Kennedy
L-2082 Luxembourg-Kirchberg
Luxembourg
Who ?
Speakers

Objectives

An overview of national and EU competition law such that you can spot where potential risk lies and ensure that your company’s sales practices and contacts with competitors, suppliers and clients comply with competition law.

  • The session will allow you to understand where fines, injunctions and damages actions can result.
  • It will be tailored to your sector; practical examples highlight where competition law can affect your company.

Content

  • Anticompetitive practices with competitors, suppliers and distributors: what types of agreement or sales practices are prohibited and what is allowed?
  • Abuse of dominance: how is a company dominant on a market and what must it avoid doing as a result?
  • What investigatory tools and sanctioning powers do competition authorities possess?
  • How can competition law risk be reduced?
  • Brief mention of merger control (where prior authorisation is required in order to acquire controlling rights in another company) and State aid rules (what support the State can provide).

Speaker

Thomas Evans (Senior Associate, European and Competition Law, Arendt & Medernach S.A.).

Target Group

  • Directors
  • Staff responsible for supply and or sales  
  • In-house lawyers

Duration

2 hours.

Language

French

Price

€250

 

For any information, please contact us by e-mail institute@arendt.com

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Thomas Evans

Thomas Evans is a Senior Associate in the EU & Competition Law practice of Arendt & Medernach where he advises on competition law, State aid and EU regulatory matters (including energy, telecommunications, media and transport). He regularly represents clients in dealing with national and EU competition and regulatory authorities and in litigation before national and EU courts. Thomas is a lawyer qualified in Luxembourg and in England and Wales. Prior to joining Arendt in 2015, he worked for several years in the competition and regulatory department of a leading British law firm in London and Brussels and as Legal Assistant (référendaire) for a judge at the General Court of the European Union...

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