'Passing on' Defense in Antitrust Litigation: Preliminary Notes for a General Analysis

7 Pages Posted: 1 Mar 2013  

Marco Bellia

LUISS Guido Carli University

Date Written: January 15, 2013

Abstract

This article offers a short summary and some references on the “passing on” defense admissibility in antitrust litigation. The US, EU and some European Member States are taken into account. The aim of this working paper is to facilitate a new analysis of the topic, which seems to be “passed over” by academics.

Notes: Downloadable document is in Italian.

Keywords: passing on, antitrust, antitrust litigation, indirect purchaser, private enforcement

JEL Classification: K13, L40, L41, K41, K42

Suggested Citation

Bellia, Marco, 'Passing on' Defense in Antitrust Litigation: Preliminary Notes for a General Analysis (January 15, 2013). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2226759 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2226759

Marco Bellia (Contact Author)

LUISS Guido Carli University ( email )

Via O. Tommasini 1
Rome, Roma 00100
Italy

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