Case C- 681/11 Schenker and others [Archived]
Case C- 681/11 Schenker and others [Archived]

The following Competition guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Case C- 681/11 Schenker and others [Archived]


ARCHIVED–this archived case hub reflects the position at the date of the judgment of 15 June 2013; it is no longer maintained.

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Outline National reference from the Austrian Cartel Court on whether a company can be fined for anti-competitive conduct where that company had relied, in good faith, on specialist legal advice and, as a result, erroneously assumed that its conduct was lawful. 18/06/2013 Court of Justice issues judgment, LNB News 18/06/2013 110
Parties • Oberster Gerichtshof (Austrian Supreme Cartel Court).
• Bundeswettbewerbsbehörde (BWB)—the Austrian Federal Competition Authority.
• Schenker & Co AG and others
28/02/2013 Advocate General delivers opinion, LNB News 01/03/2013 116
Market(s) Austrian market for freight forwarding services. 05/12/2011 Questions referred to Court of Justice by Austrian Supreme Cartel Court
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