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"Workers should not be deprived of the opportunities that an open and competitive labor market can offer them," said the president of the AdC, Margarida Matos Rosa before the Commission of the Economy, Innovation, Public Works and Housing of the Portuguese Parliament, recalling the guide that the institution has prepared alerting companies to the fact that agreements of no-poach are a practice punishable under the Competition Law.
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On European Competition Day, the AdC published report aimed at contributing to an agile and resilient economic recovery
On European Competition Day, which took place on June 15 in Lisbon, the AdC has issued a report aimed at contributing to an agile and resilient economic recovery.
To accelerate economic recovery, it is important to eliminate unnecessary barriers in the various sectors of the economy. The AdC has put forward important recommendations in this regard for the sectors of regulated professions, technological innovation, roads, railways, maritime and ports, electronic communications, energy and electric mobility. The recommendations now addressed to Government include carrying out efficient and competitive public procurement procedures, as well as applying competitive neutrality to public aid measures.
The 2021 edition of the AdC Competition Policy Award will be dedicated to academic works in the area of Competition Law.
This is the 4th edition of the award, which aims to stimulate scientific research in economics and competition law. The deadline for submitting work ends on September 6. Learn
AdC’s Competition Policy Priorities for 2021
Among the AdC’s Competition Policy Priorities for 2021: investigating investigation of signs of abuse and collusion, including in a digital environment, as well as supporting economic recovery by promoting the removal of structural and legal barriers, such as those to professional mobility and to corporate innovation.
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News and events
Competition Authority issues Statement of Objections to private hospitals and their business association for anticompetitive agreement
AdC issues Statement of Objection to seven companies for taking part in a cartel in public tenders
AdC sanctions companies and directors of Blueotter and EGEO groups for non-competition agreement
The European Competition Network publishes a joint paper addressing the issue of the involvement of national competition authorities in the Digital Markets Act
Portuguese and Spanish Competition Authorities conduct unannounced inspections for possible anti-competitive behavior in Portugal and Spain
AdC marks European Competition Day by highlighting the contribution of competition to economic recovery
William Kovacic - Competition Policy in times of economic recovery
AdC sanctions medical devices company for restricting distributors sales
AdC warns companies on anti-competitive agreements in the labor market
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