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Open Webinar “Innovation in EU Competition Law”
Considering the current context related to COVID-19, which rules out the possibility of holding our usual AdC Open seminars, we are changing to a webinar format.
The first AdC Open Webinar will be on Wednesday, May 27th, at 4pm (Lisbon time). Our guest speaker is Alexandre de Streel, Professor of European law at the University of Namur, where he is the Director of the Research Centre for Information, Law and Society (CRIDS) and Board member of the Namur Digital Institute (NADI). The topic of the seminar is “Innovation in EU Competition Law”.Attendance is free of charge but subject to prior registration
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AdC Competition Policy Award 2020
The 2020 edition of the AdC Competition Policy Award will be devoted to academic work in the area of Competition Economics.
Applications must be submitted until 1 July 2020.
AdC ensures continuity of its activities and encourages the use of the available electronic tools
The AdC is ensuring the continuity of its activities in competition enforcement. In the current COVID-19 context, the AdC adopted measures that mitigate health risks for employees and stakeholders, with a sense of responsibility and orientation towards the common good. All open seminars have been cancelled, the AdC Competition Library is closed, meetings take place through phone or videoconference and a significant part of its staff is teleworking. Critical functions are ensured by the presence of our staff. The AdC thus encourages all interested parties to use the available electronic tools, e.g. Complaints Portal, the mergers notifications system (SNEOC) and others available on our website.
News and events
Covid - 19: AdC imposes interim measure on the Portuguese Football League that suspends no-poach agreement
Covid-19: AdC warns associations of the need to comply with competition rules
Alexandre de Streel – Innovation in EU Competition Law
Telecoms: the AdC publishes the final version of its report on minimum contract duration clauses and insists on enhancing freedom of choice for consumers
Friso Bostoen – "Online platforms and competition: lessons from the telecom sector"
New procedures for communicating with the AdC
Antitrust: Joint statement by the European Competition Network (ECN) on application of competition law during the Corona crisis
AdC fines Hospital Particular do Algarve for gun-jumping
AdC assures vigilance of antitrust practices that exploit current situation to the detriment of people and economy
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