About: Cartels

Digital & Media 11-12-2012

European antitrust fines: A new wave of deterrence?

Even though the European Commission's antitrust control spans beyond EU and EFTA borders, it lacks the enforcement capabilities which are potentially available to member states, such as criminal sanctions for cartel members, says Mario Mariniello.
Competition 23-06-2011

The end of the EU cartel leniency programme

A recent European Court of Justice ruling is a potential blow to a key programme protecting anti-cartel whistle-blowers in the European Commission's competition department, argues Andreas Geiger of Brussels law firm Alber & Geiger.