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Competition Law & Anti-Trust
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Cost:
  • FREE
Length:
30 minutes of audio
(+ optional 5 minute online quiz)
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Course Aims:

This CPDcast aims to discuss the issues facing claimants and defendants in cartel damages actions. In particular, it will look at the current state of the law in England, key recent developments in this area and the issues which are likely to arise in the future.

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Understand the legal framework for this area;
  • Appreciate how this area of law has developed recently;
  • Understand what proposals have been made for the future;
  • Know what issues are likely to arise in the future.
Level:
Intermediate Difficulty: 3 of 5
Classification:
Introduction
Sources and References:
  • Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union;
  • Cooper Tire & Rubber Company and others v Shell Chemicals UK Limited and others [2009] EWHC 2609 (Comm);
  • Provimi v Aventis [2003] EWHC 961 (Comm).
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In this CPDcast, Patrick Boylan, a managing associate from the antitrust litigation group at Simmons & Simmons, discusses the issues surrounding cartel damages claims.

podcast added 16/06/2010

Podcast last reviewed: 2012-05-01

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