IBC Legal's 25th Annual Forum: Advanced EU Competition Law, Brussels Conference

November 22-23, 2016 | Brussels, Belgium


  • Hotel Le Plaza
    Brussels, Belgium 



WilmerHale Partner John Ratliff will present "Major Events and Policy Issues in EU Competition Law, 2015–2016" at this event. Topics include: 

  • Articles 101, 102 and 106 TFEU
    • Legislative developments
    • European Courts, including cases on:
      • Restriction by object
      • ECN leniency programmes
      • Overturning the EC Air Cargo cartel decision
      • Annulling EC Cement RFIs
      • The limits of the GC's unlimited jurisdiction
      • Online booking concerted practices
    • European Commission, including:
      • Cartel cases, such as freight forwarding
      • Draft commitments on liner shipping price signalling issues
    • Policy, including:
      • The EC e-Commerce sector inquiry/Geoblocking
      • The EC consultation on boosting
      • enforcement powers of national competition authorities
  • Mergers overview
    • Mobile mergers
    • Mergers and innovation