• The European Commissioner in charge of competition policy, Margrethe Vestager, has announced a forthcoming proposal to launch a competition inquiry in the e-commerce sector. The Commission is concerned that some companies may be taking measures to restrict cross-border e-commerce.  The sector inquiry would be intended to focus on identifying and addressing these measures, in line with the Commission's stated priorities to create a connected Digital Single Market. Commissioner Vestager is expected to table her proposal to the Commission in the coming weeks.  Click here.
  • The General Court has dismissed an appeal by Slovenská Pošta against the European Commission's 2008 decision finding that amendments to Slovakia's postal law breached Article 106 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union, in conjunction with Article 102.  Click here