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Competition Section

Join today 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.

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

Professor Richard Whish

OnDemand Seminar: Professor Richard Whish - key trends in competition law 2018-2019 (11 June 2019)

Listen again to this 11 June seminar presentation from the president of the Competition Section Professor Richard Whish where he explores the key trends in competition law between 2018-19 and asks, do we need to refocus competition law from price obsession to consumer wealth?

Philip Marsden

Seminar: Review of the Digital Competition Experts Panel report (OnDemand)Subscription

Listen to Dr Philip Marsden educational and entertaining Competition Section seminar reviewing the findings of the government’s Digital Competition Experts Panel.

All past event presentations

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: Dawn raids - best practices and recent developments (17 July)

This webinar will explore how to prepare for a dawn raid and how to protect your client’s interests.

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Webinar: Avoiding the antitrust perils of illegal information exchange

This webinar will cover the key features of information exchange that need to be considered when assessing antitrust risk.

All Inclusive webinars

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Competition Section annual conference 2019

6 March 2018

We are pleased to announce that the Competition Section annual conference will be held on Thursday 9 May 2019 at the Law Society in London. The conference concludes with a drinks reception where you can network with speakers and fellow delegates.

Benefits of Membership*

Competition Section renewals

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.

*See Section terms and conditions

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