We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 488

European Antitrust Enforcers Move on Holders of Big Data
  • Jones Day
  • Belgium, European Union, France, Germany, Italy, United Kingdom
  • May 18 2016

Recent months have seen a surge of new initiatives by European antitrust enforcers applying competition law rules to holders and processors of "big


Competition and Big Data in the Spotlight - German and French Competition Authorities Publish Joint Report on Big Data
  • Milbank Tweed Hadley & McCloy LLP
  • France, Germany
  • May 17 2016

On 10 May 2016, the German and French competition authorities published a joint report on "Competition Law and Data" in which they analyze the


When can sales via online platforms be restricted?
  • Eversheds LLP
  • European Union, France
  • December 23 2015

On 18 November 2015, the Autorité de la concurrence (the “French Competition Authority” or “FCA”) obtained confirmation from adidas


Selective distribution for cosmetics and EU competition rules on online sales
  • Portolano Cavallo Studio Legale
  • European Union, France
  • March 16 2011

On March 3 2011 the European Court of Justice (ECJ) Advocate General Ján Mazák issued a nonbinding opinion on Pierre Fabre Dermo-Cosmétique SAS v Président de l'Autorité de la Concurrence and Ministre de l'Économie, de l'Industrie et de l'Emploi (Case C-43909


France: Will a prohibition in a distribution agreement against sales on a marketplace website soon be prohibited in France?
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • France
  • April 13 2016

Since the landmark Pierre Fabre decision, there is no longer any doubt that imposing a blanket prohibition on selling via internet in a selective


French Competition Authority (FCA) closes investigation against Adidas online sales policy
  • Vaish Associates Advocates
  • France
  • December 14 2015

FCA stated in an opinion note in September 2012 that manufacturers are free to organise their distribution methods provided that they do not restrict


EU court advisor recommends that prohibition on internet sales be per se infringement
  • Jones Day
  • European Union, France
  • March 10 2011

On March 3, 2011, Advocate General (AG) Mazák delivered an opinion to the European Court of Justice (ECJ) in Pierre Fabre Dermo-Cosmétique SAS (PFDC


EU & Competition Law Update - December 2015
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • European Union, France, Germany, Italy
  • December 8 2015

In an important case for real estate developers and landlords, the European Court of Justice clarified the relationship between EU competition law


Most favored nation clauses under the microscope in France
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • European Union, France
  • February 10 2015

The anti-competitive effects of price parity clauses used by online travel agencies ("OTAs") in their contracts with hoteliers have been under


France - Macron Law: a focus on online hotel reservation platforms
  • Eversheds LLP
  • France
  • October 20 2015

French Law 2015-990 for economic growth and activity, known as the "Macron Law", entered into force on 6 August 2015 and introduced major