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Commission & industry speakers:
Laurent Geelhand General Counsel Europe Michelin
Kaarli H Eichhorn Senior Counsel General Electric Company
Ewoud Sakkers . DG Comp, European Commission
Filip Kubik Policy Analyst, Private Enforcement DG Comp, European Commission
Top lawyers & economists:
Simon Priddis Partner Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
Johan Ysewyn Partner Clifford Chance LLP
Cristina Caffarra Vice President Charles River Associates
John Ratliff Partner WilmerHale LLP
Your annual update

Advanced EU Competition Law, Brussels event: Europe’s definitive competition law review

Past delegates said...
"The way to update on EU competition law."
M Olsen
"A true ‘essential facility’ in EU competition law."
D Mamane
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Europe's leading competition law event

Now in its 22nd year, this market-leading event offers an advanced level review of major developments in EU competition law & policy...

The latest cases and investigations

Understand the implications of the latest cases and investigations including Google, Motorola Mobility, Samsung, Amazon, Adidas, Rewe, Spar & Philips

Network with corporates from across Europe!

Past attendees include: Nike, Nissan, Nokia, Siemens, Google, Shell. Red Bull, BP, Unilever, Cocal-Cola, Telenor, Johnson & Johnson, Nestle, PepsiCo, Apple Europe, Michelin, Intel, Yell and many more

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Europe’s definitive competition law conference in Europe: review all essential competition law developments of 2012/2013

Attend the 22nd annual Advanced EU Competition Law forum to:

IBC Legal is proud to announce its 22nd annual event Advanced EU Competition Law in Brussels. Once again we will assemble the leading experts, highlighting the most crucial legal complexities of the past 12 months that are keeping lawyers on their toes, including the on-going investigations into Google undertaken by the European Commission, private enforcement, merger clearances, Articles 101 and 102 issues, cartels and much more besides.

This market-leading forum will once again provide a premium platform to network with peers and discuss the practical implications of recent case law and policy developments.  

Conference highlights include:

  • Case law update 2012 – 2013
  • The Commission’s current and future priorities
  • Private enforcement
  • Articles 101 and 102
  • Cartel enforcement, settlement and leniency
  • View from the Court
  • EU merger control
  • The interface between IP & competition law
  • Vertical restraints
  • State aid

Get more information on the Advanced EU Competition Law Brussels conference - don't forget to book now to save £300!

What previous delegates say:

"A really good conference to get
updates on recent case law and the
Commisison’s current and future policies!”
U Wester, Ericsson

"Cutting-edge topics and excellent speakers!"
B Tellmann, Coca-Cola

"The way to update on EU competition law."
M Olsen, PBS

"The yearly advanced EU competition law
update is a must."
S Hirsbrunner, Gleiss Lutz

Do you also need to keep up-to-date on the competition law developments affecting the life sciences sector?

IBC Legal's Competition Law Challenges in the Pharma Sector conference is also in Brussels and takes place the day before this event!

Book yourself onto both events to receive £100 off of each conference.

To book on both please email marianne.mounir@informa.com


Distinguished line-up of speakers include:

  • Judge Marc van der Woude, General Court
  • Ewoud Sakkers, DG Competition, European Commission
  • Filip Kubik, DG Comp, European Commission
  • Nelson Jung, Director of Mergers, Office of Fair Trading
  • Prof Richard Whish, King’s College London
  • Andreas Eberhardt, Richemont
  • Laurent Geelhand, Michelin
  • Kaarli H Eichhorn, General Electric Company
  • Bruno Augustin, Ernst & Young
  • Kelyn Bacon, Brick Court Chambers
  • Cristina Caffarra, Charles River Associates
  • Miranda Cole, Covington & Burling
  • Christian Filippitsch, Norton Rose Fulbright
  • Damien Geradin, Covington & Burling
  • John Kallaugher, Latham & Watkins
  • Dr Stephanie Pautke, Commeo
  • Simon Priddis, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
  • John Ratliff, WilmerHale
  • Pierre Regibeau, Charles River Associates
  • John Temple Lang, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton
  • Mark Tricker, Norton Rose Fulbright
  • Rob van der Laan, Ernst & Young
  • Johan Ysewyn, Clifford Chance

Attend the Advanced EU Competition Law event in Brussels to:

  • Gain your annual update on the most relevant case law and legal developments, including the on-going Google investigation and recent cases such as Samsung 
  • Examine the Commission’s priorities and policy developments going forward
  • Obtain cutting-edge insights and advice on crucial legal issues such as current investigations, dawn raids, merger clearances and much more
  • Debate current contentious topics to stay ahead of the game
  • Share expertise and best practice with your peers from across Europe and beyond
  • PLUS: network with peers and experts during the drinks reception on day one

Advanced EU Competition Law Brussels forum facts and figures:

  • 3,400+ individuals have already benefited from the event in previous years

  • 200+ attendees embraced their legal update at the previous forum; including representatives from: Shell International, Vattenfall, Intel, Apple, Cisco Systems, Yell, Coca-Cola, Virgin Media, Neste Oil, Kodak, Unilever, De Beers, Nestlé, PepsiCo, Maastricht University, Finnish Competition Authority, Lafarge, Telekom Austria, Colgate Palmolive Europe, Linklaters, Norwegian Competition Authority, OECD, Ofgem, Telenor, OFT, Post Danmark and many more…  

  • The event is now running successfully in its 22nd year

  • This is simply 1 unmissable annual event

Take a look for yourself!
See the latest agenda for the Advanced EU Competition Law event in Brussels.

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EU Competition Law Summer School 2014

11 Aug 2014 - 15 Aug 2014
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From King's College London: Postgraduate Diploma/Masters in

Economics for Competition Law 2014

Commences: 1st October 2014

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What do your peers say?

"I’ll say it again – if you need to go to one update conference on competition law – go to this one!"
J Dvazerati
"A super one-stop shop to having a briefing on major recent developments."
V Power
A&L Goodbody

Advanced EU Competition Law Brussels has been attended by delegates from a wide variety of organisations including:

Croatian National Bank Autoridade da Concorrencia Portugal Titan Cement De Beers Altius Tetra Pak Plesner Post Danmark
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton Italian Competition Authority Steptoe & Johnson Norton Rose EFTA Surveillance Authority Procope OMV Gas MAQS Law Firm
Athens International Airport ExxonMobil Petroleum Arnold & Porter Jiji Press Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer Ofgem BP Office of Fair Trading
Wragge & Co Cisco Systems American Express Norwegian Ministry of Labour & Wilmer Hale OECD Vattenfall Russian Ministry of Antimonopoly
Krogerus Attorneys Finnish Competition Authority Norwegian Ministry of Government Affairs Statoil Hydro J & A Garrigues Van Bael & Bellis Kromann Reumert Swedish Competition Authority
Turkish Competition Authority Telenor Intel Herbert Smith Uria Menendez McDermott Will & Emery Danish Competition Authority Hannes Snellman
British American Tobacco DuPont Deutschland Turkcell Hammonds Procter & Gamble Netherlands Competition Authority Covington & Burling O’Melveny & Myers
Kirkland & Ellis ComReg Nokia Corporation Gorrissen Federspiel Kierkegaard Danske Bank Bech Bruun Law Firm Ofwat Johnson & Johnson
Yell Frontier Economics Clifford Chance Unilever Goldman Sachs Apple Europe Novo Nordisk Ministry of Trade and Industry of Finland
Martinez Lage & Associados Scandinavian Airlines Red Bull Sanoma Corp Alcan France Nestle Lovells Lafarge
KLC Law Firm European Broadcasting Union Emirates Mannheimer Swartling Electrolux Portuguese Competition Authority Fluxys Linklaters

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