Damien M. B. Gerard

University of Louvain - CeDIE

Research Fellow

Place Montesquieu, 2

Louvain-la-Neuve, 1348

Belgium

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Scholarly Papers (23)

1.

Managing the Financial Crisis in Europe: Why Competition Law is Part of the Solution, Not of the Problem

Global Competition Review, December 2008
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 21 Jan 2009
Damien M. B. Gerard
University of Louvain - CeDIE
Downloads 1,995 (7,066)

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antitrust, competition law, financial crisis, state aid, merger control

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The Effects-Based Approach Under Article 101 TFEU and its Paradoxes: Modernisation at War with Itself?

In J. Bourgeois and D. Waelbroeck (eds), Ten Years of Effects-Based Approach in EU Competition Law Enforcement, Bruylant, Brussels, Forthcoming 2012
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 27 Jul 2012
Damien M. B. Gerard
University of Louvain - CeDIE
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EU compétition law, antitrust, modernization, agreement, concerted practices, effects-based approach, vertical restraints, horizontal cooperation, restriction by object, restriction by effects

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Price Discrimination Under Article 82 (2) (C) Ec: Clearing Up the Ambiguities

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 29 Mar 2008
Damien M. B. Gerard
University of Louvain - CeDIE
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Price discrimination, discriminatory practices, abuse of dominant position, Article 82

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EC Competition Law Enforcement at Grips with the Financial Crisis: Flexibility on the Means, Consistency in the Principles

Concurrences, No. 1, pp. 46-62, 2009
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 05 Feb 2009
Damien M. B. Gerard
University of Louvain - CeDIE
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Financial crisis, competition law, state aid, merger control, enforcement, European Commission

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EU Cartel Law and the Shaking Foundations of Judicial Review

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 12 Sep 2010
Damien M. B. Gerard
University of Louvain - CeDIE
Downloads 542 (49,061)

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Competition Law Enforcement, Judicial Review, European Union

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EU Competition Policy after Lisbon: Time for a Review of the 'State Action Doctrine'?

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 12 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2010
Damien M. B. Gerard
University of Louvain - CeDIE
Downloads 420 (67,354)

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Competition law, Antitrust, State action, Public restraints, European Union

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Financial Crisis Remedies in the European Union: Balancing Competition and Regulation in the Conditionality of Bailout Plans

THE FUTURE OF RETAIL BANKING IN EUROPE: COMPETITION AND REGULATORY CHALLENGES, N. Jentzsch and Ch. Wey, eds., ECRI/CEPS, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 30 Mar 2010
Damien M. B. Gerard
University of Louvain - CeDIE
Downloads 394 (72,713)

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European Union, State Aid, Competition Policy, Financial Crisis, Remedies

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Negotiated Remedies in the Modernization Era: The Limits of Effectiveness

Ph. Lowe and M. Marquis (eds.), European Competition Law Annual 2013: Effective and Legitimate Enforcement, Hart Publ., Oxford/Portland, Forthcoming.
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 15 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2014
Damien M. B. Gerard
University of Louvain - CeDIE
Downloads 328 (89,861)

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Antitrust, Enforcement, Remedies, Commitments, Effectiveness, Efficiency, Legitimacy, Proportionality, Due Process, Modernization, European Union, European Commission, EU, Consent decree

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Protectionist Threats Against Cross-Border Mergers: Unexplored Avenues to Strengthen the Effectiveness of Article 21 ECMR

Common Market Law Review, Vol. 45, No. 4, 2008
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 05 Feb 2009
Damien M. B. Gerard
University of Louvain - CeDIE
Downloads 288 (103,515)

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Merger control, Article 21, ECMR, internal market, non-competition concerns, protectionism

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The European Union and the Financial Crisis: A State of Play (L'Union Européenne AU Chevet De La Crise Financière: Un État Des Lieux) (French)

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 12 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2010
Gaetane Schaeken Willemaers and Damien M. B. Gerard
Research Centre for Social and Economic Law (CRIDES) of the University of Louvain (Belgium) and University of Louvain - CeDIE
Downloads 279 (107,074)

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Financial Crisis, European Union, EU State Aid Rules, Financial Regulation

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The ECN - Network Antitrust Enforcement in the European Union

RESEARCH HANDBOOK ON EU COMPETITION LAW, D. Geradin, I. Lianos, eds., Edward Elgar Publ., 2013, p. 181.
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 22 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 27 Dec 2013
Damien M. B. Gerard
University of Louvain - CeDIE
Downloads 232 (129,510)

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European Competition Network, ECN, EU competition law, antitrust enforcement

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Managing the Financial Crisis in Europe: The Role of EU State Aid Law Enforcement

M. Merola, J. Derenne and J. Rivas (eds.), Competition Law at Times of Economic Crisis - In Need for Adjustment?, Bruylant, Brussels, 2013, p. 231
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 28 Dec 2013
Damien M. B. Gerard
University of Louvain - CeDIE
Downloads 196 (152,026)

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Financial crisis, State aid, European Union, Conditionality, Coordination, Stability, Competition

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EU Antitrust Enforcement in 2025: 'Why Wait? Full Appellate Jurisdiction, Now'

CPI Antitrust Journal, Vol. 1, December 2010
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 17 Feb 2011
Damien M. B. Gerard
University of Louvain - CeDIE
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European Union, antitrust, competition, judicial review, EU Courts, enforcement

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European Court of Justice, European Court of First Instance, court proceedings, procedure, standing of individuals, preliminary ruling

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Regulation 1/2003 (and Beyond): Balancing Effective Enforcement and Due Process in Cross-Border Antitrust Investigations

International Antitrust Litigation - Conflict of Laws and Coordination, S. Francq, L. Idot and J. Basedow, eds., Oxford/Portland: Hart Publishing, 2012.
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 14 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 30 Dec 2013
Damien M. B. Gerard
University of Louvain - CeDIE
Downloads 118 (231,977)

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EC competition law, antitrust enforcement, due process, European Union, choice of law, leniency

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Breaking the EU Antitrust Enforcement Deadlock: Re-Empowering the Courts?

D.M.B. Gerard, "Breaking the EU Antitrust Enforcement Deadlock: re-Empowering the Courts?", E. L. Rev., 2011, vol. 36, p. 457.
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 22 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 27 Dec 2013
Damien M. B. Gerard
University of Louvain - CeDIE
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Enhanced Participation of Non-State Actors in EU Law-Making and Law-Enforcement Processes: A Quest for Legitimacy

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 30 Mar 2010
Damien M. B. Gerard
University of Louvain - CeDIE
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European Union, EU, Non State Actors, Legitimacy, Participatory Democracy, Constitutionalism, Governance, Standing, Development Policy, Fisheries Policy

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Legitimacy, governance, European Union, Constitution

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Le Droit Belge Des Pratiques Restrictives De Concurrence (The Treatment of Coordinated and Unilateral Practices under Belgian Antitrust Law)

D. Gerard, "Le droit belge des pratiques restrictives de concurrence" in N. Petit (did.), Le nouveau droit belge de la concurrence - Bilan et perspectives après quatre années d'application, Anthémis, Liège, 2011, pp. 7-66.
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 22 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2012
Damien M. B. Gerard
University of Louvain - CeDIE
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Competition law, Antitrust, Belgium, convergence, dominance, concerted practices

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Trailing the Trailers in Search for a Typology of Barriers: Sketching a Scale of Relative Gravity and Exploring its Implications

Cahiers Du CeDIE Working Papers No. 2012/6
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 22 Jun 2012
Damien M. B. Gerard
University of Louvain - CeDIE
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EU internal market law , Free movement of good, Object/Effect, Typology of barriers, Gravity, Trade-distorting potential, Market access, Discrimination, Conditions concerning product characteristics, Selling arrangements, Usage restrictions, Compatibility, Proportionality, Adequacy, Equivalence

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Tracking the Affirmation of Pluralistic Concerns in EU Internal Market Law

Cahiers Du CeDIE Working Papers No. 2012/01
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 22 Jun 2012
Damien M. B. Gerard
University of Louvain - CeDIE
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EU integration, internal market, services, pluralism, regulatory diversity, margin of appreciation, proportionality

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The Commission on Velvet: Why it Might Not Issue Article 82 Guidelines Any Time Soon

Global Competition Policy (GCP) Online Magazine, April 2008
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 24 Feb 2011
Damien M. B. Gerard
University of Louvain - CeDIE
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European Union, EU, dominance, 82, 102, guidelines, guidance

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State Action and the Limits of Competition – A Global Perspective

THE LIMITS OF ANTITRUST - A GLOBAL PERSPECTIVE, D. Sokol and I. Lianos, eds., Stanford University Press, 2011
Posted: 22 Aug 2011
Damien M. B. Gerard
University of Louvain - CeDIE

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competition law, State action, public restraints, trade law, public/private divide

Other Papers (2)

Total Downloads: 38    Citations: 0
1.

Droit De La Concurrence Communautaire Et Protection De L'Environnement, Entre Confrontation, Convergence Et Conciliation

Rev. Drt & Aff., p. 83, 2008
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 23 Aug 2011
Damien M. B. Gerard
University of Louvain - CeDIE
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EU competition law, environmental protection, proportionality

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Managing the Financial Crisis in the European Union: Why Compeition is Part of the Solution, Not of the Problem (应对欧洲金融危机:为何竞争法是危机的解决之道, 而非问题根源)

Cross-Strait Legal Science, No. 2, p. 110, 2010
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 11 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2010
Damien M. B. Gerard
University of Louvain - CeDIE
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Financial Crisis, Competition Law, State aids, European Union