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The Polish Competition Authority Submits a Draft Amendment to the Polish Competition Act: Revolution or Fine-Tuning?

e-Competitions, N°50563, February 2013

6 Pages Posted: 31 Jan 2013  

Marek Martyniszyn

Queen's University Belfast - School of Law

Maciej Bernatt

University of Warsaw, Centre for Antitrust and Regulatory Studies

Date Written: February 1, 2013

Abstract

This piece highlights and offers a brief analysis of the most important of the proposed changes to Polish competition law. The draft proposal envisages introduction of, inter alia, financial penalties for individuals, two-stage merger review process, important changes to the leniency program (including introduction of leniency plus), as well as such new tools as remedies and settlements.

Keywords: Competition Law, Competition Policy

JEL Classification: L40, K21

Suggested Citation

Martyniszyn, Marek and Bernatt, Maciej, The Polish Competition Authority Submits a Draft Amendment to the Polish Competition Act: Revolution or Fine-Tuning? (February 1, 2013). e-Competitions, N°50563, February 2013. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2209523

Marek Martyniszyn (Contact Author)

Queen's University Belfast - School of Law ( email )

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Maciej Bernatt

University of Warsaw, Centre for Antitrust and Regulatory Studies ( email )

Warsaw
Poland

HOME PAGE: http://www.cars.wz.uw.edu.pl/news_gb.html

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