Internetowy Kwartalnik Antymonopolowy i Regulacyjny on the MEiN list
We would like to inform you that the Internet Antimonopoly and Regulatory Quarterly (IKAR®) was included in the list of scientific journals and reviewed materials from international conferences published by the Minister of Education and Science and obtained 20 points. We cordially invite you to publish your articles.
Yearbook of Antitrust and Regulatory Studies (YARS®) on the MEiN list
We would like to inform you that the Yearbook of Antitrust and Regulatory Studies (YARS®) was included in the list of scientific journals and reviewed materials from international conferences published by the Minister of Education and Science and obtained 40 points. YARS is indexed in Legal Sciences, Management Sciences and Economics. We cordially invite you to publish your articles.
The position of CARS on the bill implementing the ECN + Directive
CARS prepared a position on the bill of 14 January 2021 amending the Act on Competition and Consumer Protection related to the implementation of the Directive 2019/1 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 11 December 2018 (ECN + Directive) in Poland. The position is available here: The position of CARS on the bill implementing the ECN + Directive
Expert opinion: Coordinated effects of horizontal concentrations
CARS has prepared an Expert Opinion devoted to coordinated effects of horizontal concentrations. The Expert Opinion contains a legal analysis of chosen problems relating to the review by competition authorities of horizontal concentrations with coordinated effects. The Expert Opinion was authored by Profesor Maciej Bernatt and Professor Agata Jurkowska-Gomułka. The legal framework of the analysis extends over the EU and the Polish legal system of competition protection (legal provisions, decisional practice and jurisprudence). The analysis considered the axiology of concentration control rules, the conditions of a prohibition of horizontal concentrations, evidentiary standards in decisions prohibiting such concentrations as well as judicial control over such decisions. See more
International workshop "Governing European values inside data flows"
A paper co-authored by Laura Zoboli entitled 'Embedding European values in data governance: a case for public data' will be presented on January 29 at the International workshop "Governing European values inside data flows" organized by the Amsterdam Centre for European Studies, the Institute of Information Law (University of Amsterdam) and the University of Lucerne.
Conference "Machine Lawyering - Human Sovereignty and Machine Efficiency in the Law"
On 15 January 2021, Laura Zoboli, together with her co-author Cristina Poncibò, took part in a panel on Data, Network Effects and Competition, within the conference "Machine Lawyering - Human Sovereignty and Machine Efficiency in the Law" organised by the Chinese University of Hong Kong. The program of the conference can be consulted here.
iKAR, vol. 2020, 5(9) published
It is our pleasure to inform that iKAR vol. 2020, 4(9) is published : https://ikar.wz.uw.edu.pl/
5/2020 was edited by dr hab. Grzegorz Materna, prof. INP PAN, the head of the Competition Law Department at the Institute of Legal Sciences of the Polish Academy of Sciences. The leading topic of the fifth issue of iKAR in 2020 is soft law regulations and its role in competition law.
New CARS monograph on European standards and fines in telecommunication law
28. CARS publication in the series "Textbooks and Monographs" entitled, Europejskie standardy stosowania kar pieniężnych na przykładzie polskiego prawa telekomunikacyjnego, published by the Scientific Publisher WZ UW, is available for download at https://cars.wz.uw.edu.pl/en/publications/books/1123-28-europejskie-standardy-stosowania-kar-pienieznych-na-przykladzie-polskiego-prawa-telekomunikacyjnego.html
The new issue of YARS available
The new issue of YARS dedicated mostly to competition law issues in South-East Europe is out: https://yars.wz.uw.edu.pl/yars-release-2017-2020/43-yars-2020-vol-13-22.html. The emerging scholarship from the region focuses on institutional design, judicial review, enforcement models, gun-jumping, etc. This issue contributes to filling the gap in the literature on competition developments in the region. The issue was co-edited by Maciej Bernatt (University of Warsaw) and Jasminka Pecotic-Kaufman. It is the result of cooperation between ASCOLA SEE and ASCOLA Central Europe Chapters.
IBCI international conference
Laura Zoboli will take part to the 3rd International Conference on Competition and Innovation, organised by the IBCI - Instituto Brasileiro de Concorrência e Inovação. In particular, Laura will present her research on data sharing and, more broadly, she will participate in a discussion on the challenges posed by digital markets from an antitrust perspective.