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Brexit Brexit: As of exit day (11pm on 31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has entered...

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A key proposition underpinning EU competition law is that competing companies should act independently on markets. In principle, rivalry and competition can be expected...

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This Practice Note is important first stage reading for analysing vertical restraints, that is, restrictions in vertical agreements caught by Article 101(1) TFEU (see The...

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Intellectual property (IP) agreements relating to, for example, licensing of technology and for the joint development of new technology, may have a restrictive effect on...

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This Practice Note makes frequent references to two legal instruments issued by the European Commission that are designed to assist parties and their advisors in...

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Competition law interacts with the online sector in a number of ways, including the European Commission’s Digital Single Market strategy and the related e-commerce sector...

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BREXIT: As of exit day (11pm on 31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has entered an...

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Brexit: As of exit day 31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has entered an implementation...

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Brexit: As of exit day (11pm on 31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has entered an...

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Most manufacturers do not distribute their products themselves. Establishing a captive retail system is expensive and manufacturers normally outsource such activities to...

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1 Forecast—pro-customer 1.1 The Customer shall notify the Supplier of: 1.1.1 the Customer’s reasonable estimate of its [monthly] requirements for Goods in each Year [on...

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Click here to download the latest Vertical agreements 2019 report, published by Getting the Deal Through. Jurisdictions covered The following jurisdictions are covered in...

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Brexit: As of exit day (11pm on 31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has entered an...

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Brexit: As of exit day (11pm on 31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has entered an...

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Brexit: As of exit day (11pm on 31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has entered an...

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1 [Subject to clause 3, if OR If,] during the Term, Party A wishes to grant [eg franchise, purchase, sales] rights to [a new [eg territory, product] within [describe...

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Brexit: As of exit day (11pm on 31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has entered an...

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Subdistribution Under English law, there is nothing to prevent a distributor appointing others to perform all or part of its distribution obligations on its behalf....

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Brexit: As of exit day (11pm on 31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has entered an...

Practice Note

Brexit: As of exit day (11pm on 31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has entered an...

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[Manufacturer] [Address] Dear [Manufacturer], Distribution Agreement dated [insert date] (the Agreement) [This letter confirms our recent discussions.] In accordance with...

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[Distributor] [Address] Dear [Distributor], Distribution Agreement dated [insert date] (the Agreement) [This letter confirms our recent discussions.] In accordance with...

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This Practice Note considers the key implications on the application of EU competition law in the event of a no-deal Brexit. Effect on EU competition law under a no-deal...

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On 23 June 2016, the UK held an advisory referendum on its membership of the EU, with a small majority of those voting (and allowed to vote) being in favour of the UK...

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On 23 June 2016, the UK held an advisory referendum on its membership of the EU, with a small majority of those voting (and allowed to vote) being in favour of the UK...

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On 23 June 2016, the United Kingdom held an advisory referendum on its membership of the EU, with a small majority of those voting (and allowed to vote) being in favour...

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In the EU, unilateral or ‘dominant’ firm conduct is governed by Article 102 TFEU. In particular, Article 102 TFEU prohibits undertakings that (individually or...

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A key proposition underpinning EU competition law is that competing companies should act independently on markets. In principle, rivalry and competition can be expected...

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The creation of the Competition and Market Authority (CMA) was accompanied by a radical change in the element of the criminal cartel offence the prosecuting authorities...

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