The Judgment of the EU General Court in Intel and the So-Called 'More Economic Approach' to Abuse of Dominance
33 Pages Posted: 20 Sep 2014 Last revised: 11 Oct 2015
Date Written: September 19, 2014
This paper discusses the judgment of the EU General Court of 12 June 2014 in the Intel case. It argues that the EU case-law on the use of exclusivity rebate systems by undertakings occupying a dominant position is economically sound, and that the criticism directed at this case-law is ill-founded.
Keywords: antitrust, competition, abuse of dominance, exclusivity, rebates, law and economics
JEL Classification: K00, K20, K21, K40, K42, L40, L41
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