Perchance to Dream: Well Integrated Public and Private Antitrust Enforcement in the European Union
European University Institute - Department of Law (LAW)
December 15, 2013
Philip Lowe and Mel Marquis, eds., Integrating Public and Private Enforcement of Competition Law -- Implications for Courts and Agencies, Hart Publishing, 2014, pp 13-81 (xiii-lxxxi)
This chapter introduces an edited collection of papers written by 27 authors concerning the rise of private antitrust enforcement in Europe and its interaction with enforcement by competition authorities. This chapter and the book cover several jurisdictions and provide initial assessments of the European Commission’s proposed Directive on damages actions and its Recommendation on collective redress, each of June 2013. The book, 'Integrating Public and Private Enforcement of Competition Law -- Implications for Courts and Agencies', is edited by Philip Lowe and Mel Marquis and was published by Hart of Oxford in February 2014.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 69
Keywords: antitrust, competition law, private enforcement, damages actions, EU Directive on damages actions, collective redress, class actions, antitrust litigation
Date posted: December 24, 2013 ; Last revised: March 2, 2014