International Conference of CARS and Law Faculty of the University of Białystok in 2015
We invite all interested scholars and practitioners to the International Conference of CARS and Law Faculty of the University of Białystok on "Harmonisation of Private Antitrust Enforcement: A Central and Eastern European Perspective" focused in particular on the Directive 2014/104/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 26 November 2014 on certain rules governing actions for damages under national law for infringements of the competition law provisions of the Member States and of the European Union. The Conference will be held in Hotel “Pięć Dębów” (“Five Oak Trees”) in Supraśl (Street Rymarka 7) on 2-4 July 2015.
CARS bicycle rally
Date: Sunday June 21 at 11.
Meeting place: Truskaw, ul. Falińskiego 6a (near the Dziupla restaurant).
Access: individually - by car or by bus no. 708 from the Młociny metro station.
Routes: two to choose from, one shorter, easier (approx. 15 km); the second is longer (approx. 25-30 km). we will go along bicycle routes (dirt roads) towards Roztoka.
Welcome: maps of Kampinos at hand and bicycle helmets on their heads;
Further program: rally we will finish around 3pm at the departure point (in Truskav) with lunch at the Dziupla Restaurant.
Orders of Polonia Restituta for Prof. Anna Fornalczyk and prof. Tadeusz Skoczny
The President of the Republic of Poland, Mr. Bronisław Komorowski, awarded prof. Anna Fornalczyk, the first President of the Antimonopoly Office, and with the Knight's Cross of the Order of Polonia Restituta, prof. Tadeusz Skocznego, director of the Center for Antimonopoly and Regulatory Studies of the University of Warsaw and the Chairman of the Advisory Board at the President of UOKiK.
The decorations were presented during the ceremony at the Royal Castle, which took place as part of the celebration of the Constitution Day on May 3.
Another scientific opinion of CARS: The concept of subsidiaries and capital group in the light of the Act on competition and consumer protection, taking into account the content of art. 99 sec. 3 of the Act of September 6, 2001, Pharmaceutical Law (2015).
On February 4, 2015, another - available to the public - Scientific Expertise CARS was published. This time, the notions of "subsidiaries" and "capital group" were subjected to antitrust analysis.
The latest CARS scientific expertise: Obligation to supply drugs to wholesalers in the light of competition law and sectoral regulations (2015)
On January 29, 2015, another - available to the public - Scientific Expertise CARS was published. This time, the team appointed in CARS analyzed the obligation to supply drugs to wholesalers in the light of competition law and sectoral regulations.
CARS conference on January 19, 2015
On January 19, 2015, the 1st CARS conference was held, devoted to the changes to the Act on competition and consumer protection, which entered into force on 18.021.2015, and the most important directions for its further modernization. The conference was held at the UOKiK Conference Center in Warsaw. It was attended by over 130 people from various interested backgrounds. Conference materials will be published in iKAR No. 2/2015.