June 16, 2014 - 1:00 pm
June 16, 2014 - 5:00 pm
AddressFondation Universitaire, Rue d'Egmont 11, 1000 Bruxelles View map
LCII Afternoon Seminar
Intel v Commission:
More eco or more ordo-friendly?
The long awaited Intel v Commission Judgment will be delivered on 12 June 2014.
This event seeks to offer a first discussion forum on the judgment. It will cover issues such as: fate of the more economic approach in abuse of dominance cases; legal status of the Guidance Paper on exclusionary abuses; intensity of judicial review; practical implications for the assessment of dominant firms’ rebates; setting fines in unclear areas of the law, etc.
Speakers at the seminar include prominent practitioners and academics.
Chair:Nicolas PETIT, Professor, Liege Competition and Innovation Institute, University of Liège
13:00-13:30 Registration and Coffee
13:30-15:00 Session 1
- Damien NEVEN, Professor of Economics, Graduate Institute, Geneva; Senior Academic consultant, Charles Rivers Associates; former Chief Economist at DG Competition
- Jean Francois BELLIS, Managing Partner, Van Bael & Bellis
- Damien GERADIN, Partner, Covington & Burling LLP; Professor, Tilburg University, University of Michigan Law School.
15:00-15:15 Coffee Break
15:15-16:15 Session 2
- Robert O’ DONOGHUE, Barrister, Brick Court Chamber
- Frank MAIER RIGAUD, Associate Director, Head of Competition Economics, Europe, NERA economic consultants
16:15-17:00 Roundtable Discussion – Q&A session
17:00 Close of the Conference