Обложка книги European Competition Law: A Practitioner's Guide

European Competition Law: A Practitioner's Guide

ISBN: 9041122001;
Издательство: Kluwer Law International

Book DescriptionEC competition law is in a steady process of evolution. Many important changes in legislation and enforcement emphasis have occurred since the First Edition appeared in 1991. These changes include the amendment of the merger control regulation, the harmonization and simplification of the procedural rules, the liberalization of hitherto monopolized markets, the coordinated application of the competition rules by the Commission, national authorities and national courts, and a reappraisal ofhow to deal with vertical restraints in the Commission's Green Paper, the Council's first response, and finally the Commission's White Paper on Modernization of the Rules Implementing Article 81 and 82 of the EC Treaty (as renumbered by the Amsterdam Treaty). Even more fundamental changes in the structure of the Community and the dynamic forces of competition have caused a broader rethinking about competition rules which is ongoing as this Second Edition goes to press. The enlargement...