Re-adoption by the European Commission of Cartel Decisions Annulled on Procedural Grounds by the EU Courts
forthcoming in Concurrences, 2021, N° 3
29 Pages Posted: 27 Apr 2021
Date Written: March 10, 2021
This paper deals with the re-adoption by the European Commission of decisions imposing fines on undertakings found to have participated in cartels in violation of Article 101 TFEU (cartel decisions) following the annulment of those decisions by the EU Courts (General Court and Court of Justice) on procedural grounds. The paper gives an overview of the cases in which such re-adoption has taken place and analyses the applicable legal principles and policy considerations.
Keywords: antitrust, cartels, EU, enforcement, judicial review, annulment on procedural grounds, re-adoption
JEL Classification: K14,K21,K42,L40,L41
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