Competition Section

Welcome to the Competition Section - the community that promotes the discussion of competition law issues and closer links between the legal profession and relevant officials

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Law Society publishes toolkit on price and service transparency

8 December 2016

Helping clients to make informed choices about legal services that best meet their needs is at the heart of the solicitor profession’s priorities, the Law Society said today as it published a toolkit on price and service transparency

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Past seminar podcasts

Our evening seminars, run in London and Brussels, are free to attend for Section members, and available after the event as recorded podcasts

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Seminar: Brexit Part 1: Models, mergers and the wider competition framework (13 September)Subscription

This seminar will focus on the possible models for Brexit and what those could mean for competition law, including application of those principles to mergers, state aid and the regulated industries.

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Seminar: Brexit Part 2: Litigation and enforcement (11 October) Subscription

This seminar will focus on the implications of Brexit for antitrust enforcement and competition litigation

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As a Section member, you're entitled to four webinars as part of your membership, available live and on-demand

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Webinar: Competition law round up 2016 (6 December 2016)

Download our competition law webinar covering EU and UK competition law highlights in 2016 with Greg Olsen and Nelson Jung from Clifford Chance

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Webinar: Competition law and the future of the Block Exemption in the insurance sector (16 Sept 2016)

Join this (inclusive to Competition Section) webinar to gain an understanding of how competition law and the Block Exemption applies to the insurance sector and the impact on the insurance market of its non-renewal.

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Recent events

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Competition Section annual dinner and awards (3 December 2015) : in pictures

The Law Society’s Competition Section is pleased to share the speech and photographs from the 2015 formal annual dinner and Horsfall-Turner essay prize award ceremony.

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Competition Section Annual Dinner and Awards (3 December 2014)

The Law Society’s Competition Section is pleased to announce that its formal annual dinner and Horsfall-Turner Essay Prize Awards will take place this year on 3 December at the Law Society’s Hall

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Benefits of Membership*

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The Competition Section will provide you with support, advice, networking opportunities and enable the sharing of best practice with peers.

The current Section engagement programme has been created in consultation with the Section Advisory Committee and will focus on key issues including:

  • Compliance and regulation
  • Brexit
  • Abuse of dominance
  • Damages actions
  • Mergers
  • Cartel enforcement
  • Dawn Raids
  • Sector Inquiries

These issues will be addressed through a range of activities including: Seminars, Podcasts, Conference, Annual Dinner, Webinars and a LinkedIn Group.

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