Antitrust Law

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... offers established expertise.

  • Counselling and representation of enterprises in proceedings for violantions of antitrust laws, in particular a market dominant position; representation before the antitrust authorities and the cartel court.
  • Representation and counselling in connection with investigation into restrictive trade practices (including house searches).
  • Counselling of enterprises with regard to the admissibility of contracts and lines of action in the light of antitrust law (covering particularly any forms of cooperation with other enterprises, contracts on forms of distribution, licence contracts and contracts for commercial agents, supply and purchase contracts) under Austrian and European antitrust law (with particular consideration of the Block Exemption Regulations).
  • Creation of compliance programmes.
  • Registration of company takeovers and/or combinations.
  • Counselling and representation of enterprises vis-à-vis the Federal Competition Agency, the Cartel Court, as well as the European Commission and the European Court of Justice (especially merger control proceedings).