iKAR, vol. 2021, 1(10) published
It is our pleasure to inform that iKAR vol. 2021, 1(10) is published : https://ikar.wz.uw.edu.pl/
Issue 1 (10) / 2021, devoted to the application of competition law in the face of the coronovirus pandemic and other economic crisis was edited by Dr. hab. Grzegorz Materna, professor at the Institute of Legal Sciences of the Polish Academy of Sciences.
Status of private enforcement of competition law in CEE countries
Please be informed that under the leadership of Dr. Dominik Wolski, with the participation of Dr. Marta Mackiewicz, Dr. Tomasz Bagdziński and Dr. Mateusz Dąbroś, CARS has launched a research project Status of private enforcement of competition law in CEE countries. The main objective of the project is to examine the status of private enforcement of competition law in CEE countries, in particular an impact of the transposition of the Damages Directive (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, OJ L 349, 5.12.2014, p. 1–19) into the legal systems of EU Member States on the current state of private enforcement of competition law. More information about the project can be found here.
Invitation to participate in the seminar about EU law enforcement
We kindly invite you to participate in the seminar about EU law enforcement, hosted by Prof. Mira Scholten who is a renowned expert of EU law, currently working at the University of Utrecht. The meeting is organised in frame of the Jean Monnet Network on Enforcement of EU Law (EULEN) together with the Centre for Antitrust and Regulatory Studies of University of Warsaw (CARS) and the Chair of European Law, Faculty of Law and Administration, University of Warsaw.
The seminar is scheduled for Friday, April 23rd, at 1 pm. Registration is not required, to participate please follow the link: http://meet.google.com/bkh-ceyu-xqv
Experimentalist Competition Law, ASCOLA webinar, 16.04, 10.00 hrs
We kindly invite you to the webinar concerning the book "Experimentalist Competition Law and Regulation of Markets" by Yane Svetiev. The webinar, with participation of the author, Yane Svetiev (University of Sydney) will take place on coming Friday, April 16 at 10.00. Dr hab. Krystyna Kowalik-Bańczyk, judge at the EU Court and Damien Gerard (University of Louvain) will be commenting the discussion.
The webinar is organized as part of the cooperation between the ASCOLA Central Europe Chapter operating at CARS WZ UW and ASCOLA South East Europe Chapter . Details on the webinar can be found here.
Conference: Implementation of ECN+ Directive in Poland - towards a more effective application of competition law?
Centre for Antitrust and Regulatory Studies and the UOKiK (Polish Competition Authority) organized on 2 March 2021 a joint conference: Implementation of ECN+ Directive in Poland - towards a more effective application of competition law? Almost 3,100 people from Poland, the USA, Germany, UK, the Netherlands, Austria and Ecuador registered and watched the conference. We kindly invite you to read the conference materials.
iKAR, vol. 2020, 8(9) published
It is our pleasure to inform that iKAR vol. 2020, 8(9) is published : https://ikar.wz.uw.edu.pl/
Issue 8 (9) / 2020, devoted to the regulation of the rail transport sector is edited by Dr Michał Będkowski-Kozioł and Łukasz Gołąb from the Faculty of Law and Administration of the Cardinal Wyszyński University in Warsaw and Dr Magdalena Knapp from the Faculty of Law of the University of Białystok.
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