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Follow-on cartel damages claims: the Netherlands still a popular jurisdiction
  • Maverick Advocaten NV
  • European Union, Netherlands
  • June 5 2015

For quite some time, the Netherlands has been considered one of the most popular jurisdictions in Europe for bringing (follow-on) cartel damages


Pass on defence fails in Dutch court
  • Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP
  • Netherlands
  • June 17 2015

A Dutch court has rejected a cartelist’s attempt to rely on the “pass on” defence and ordered that it should pay the full amount of damages claimed


Ignorance is no longer bliss: liability for anti-competitive actions by third parties
  • De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek
  • Netherlands
  • January 12 2016

Companies may soon be held responsible for anti-competitive actions by their external contractors. In a recent opinion, Advocate General Wathelet


Dutch civil court confirmed ruling holding Dutch State liable for damage resulting from the publication of a cartel decision that was subsequently annulled
  • Stibbe
  • Netherlands
  • June 1 2015

In a judgment published on 22 April 2015, the Appeal Court of The Hague ("Court of Appeal") upheld an earlier ruling of a District Court in which the


Rechtbank verwerpt passing-on verweer en stelt zelf kartelschade vast
  • Maverick Advocaten NV
  • Netherlands
  • July 7 2015

In een belangwekkende uitspraak heeft de rechtbank Gelderland Alstom op 10 juni 2015 veroordeeld tot het vergoeden van EUR 14,1 miljoen schade aan


Court rejects passing-on defence and itself assesses cartel damage
  • Maverick Advocaten NV
  • Netherlands
  • July 7 2015

In a noteworthy judgment of 10 June 2015, the Court of Gelderland ordered Alstom to pay TenneT EUR 14.1 million in damages on the grounds of the role


Dutch court rejects passing-on defence: full amount of damages claimed should be paid
  • De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek
  • Netherlands
  • July 6 2015

A district court in the Netherlands recently ruled that Alstom should pay EUR 14.1 million - the full amount of cartel damages claimed - to TenneT


District Court of The Hague rules on preliminary defences in paraffin wax damage claims case
  • Stibbe
  • Netherlands
  • June 3 2013

On 1 May 2013, the District Court of The Hague ruled in an interim decision on various preliminary defences in an antitrust 'follow-on' litigation


District court anchors follow-on damages claim in the Netherlands
  • De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek
  • Netherlands
  • July 31 2014

The District Court of Amsterdam recently found itself competent to rule on damages claims against the non-Dutch participants of a sodium chlorate


EU - Hof van justitie
  • De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek
  • European Union, Netherlands
  • April 30 2014

Gevoegde zaken C-23111 P en C-23311 P, Commissie Siemens AG Österreich e.a., 10 April 2014 (art. 101 VWEU (oud art. 81 EG), markt voor projecten