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LIDC International Congress Budapest 2018

Hungarian Competition Law Association(LIDC)


The Registration and General Information contains all the useful and basic information about the congress and about Budapest for the delegates and the accompanying persons too.

In the Programme file you find the detailed scientific programme of the congress with Questions A & B, the keynote speeches, the panel discussions etc., as well as the tours and programmes for the accompanying persons.

In the Accommodation file we have collected the hotels recommended by the Organising Committee. There are blocks of rooms optionally booked for you in these hotels. You will find maps that help you in orientation, short descriptions of the hotels, room rates and deadlines, and also links to book your accommodation directly.

The Application Form is both for delegates and accompanying persons. In the header you find the contact information to submit the form.

In case you have any questions about the congress, please contact our PCO at lidc@blaguss.hu.

We look forward to meeting you in Budapest soon.

Best regards,

José Antonio Faria Correa, President of the LIDC

Zoltán Hegymegi-Barakonyi, President of the Hungarian Group of LIDC 

Gusztáv Bacher, Head of the Organizing Committee


Question A: "Who is/should be liable for breaches of competition law: which rules should govern the attribution of civil and (where it exists) criminal liability to the company, parent company, management & employee?"

International RapporteurTihamér Toth

Question B: "How can the holder of intellectual property rights protect its brands in the context of on- and off-line distribution and after-sales service, and does the existing framework for such protection strike a fair balance between the interests of rights holders and the interests of consumers?"

International RapporteurNikolas Guggenberger


National Rapporteurs


Instructions for publication
Springer instructions


National Rapporteurs - Question A

International Questionnaire

AustriaFlorian Schuhmacher
BelgiumIsabel Rooms - Gert-Jan Hendrix and Philippe Jonckheere
Brazil : Joao Marcelo de Lima Assafim
France : Mathilde BoudouThierry BoillotMuriel Chagny and Nizar Lajnef
Germany: Carsten Konig

Hong Kong : Catrina LamCherry XuTommy Cheung

Hungary :  Hargita Árpád and Marosi Zoltán
Italy:  Ottavia Raffaelli & Michele Franzosi 
SwedenHelen Andersson

Switzerland: Suzan Hacisalihzade
UK : Richard Jenkinson 

Ukraine:  Serhiy Shershund and Bohdan Ilchenko


National Rapporteurs - Question B

International Questionnaire

Austria Andrea Zinober
Belgium : Richard Steppe
Brazil : Felipe Oquendo
Czech Republic : Radka MacGregor Pelikánová

France : Linda ArcelinJean-Philippe ArroyoJean Louis FourgouxMarc LauzeralThibaut Marcerou and Anne Servoir 

Hungary Szakács Eszter

Hong Kong: Winnie TamStephanie Wong
Italy :
 Marco Francetti
Romania: Paul Buta

Spain: Anna María Ruiz Martin and Vanessa Jiménez

Sweden: Johanna Spjuth

Switzerland : Pierre Kobel
UK Collette Rawnsley


4 - 7 October 2018
Budapest Hungary