Members get inclusive access to seminars and four one-hour webinars per year, plus discounted access to the Competition Section's Annual conference, dinner and other Law Society events

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Competition Section seminar: UK mergers update (12 March)

Join us in London on Tuesday 12 March at 6pm for a Competition Section seminar updating you on UK merger control.

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Seminar: Review of the Digital Competition Experts Panel report (9 April)

Join us at the Law Society in London on Tuesday 9 April at 6pm for a Competition Section seminar reviewing the findings of the government’s Digital Competition Experts Panel.

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Seminar: Update on recent pharmaceutical competition casesSubscription

Sign in and download the slides from our 4 December 2018 seminar updating you on recent pharmaceutical cases.

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Competition Section seminar: UK mergers updates (13 March 2018, London)

Save the date in your diary for this seminar chaired by the CMA, which will discuss the major developments in merger control in 2017, and look ahead to the challenges that 2018 may bring.


Competition Section seminar: Selective distribution (20 February 2018, London)

Who gets to decide where and how products are sold? Will Brexit change the approach to assessment? 

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Competition Section annual conference 2019

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.

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Annual Competition Section dinner and awards 2018

The Law Society’s Competition Section is pleased to share Professor Whish’s keynote speech and the photographs from the 2018 formal annual dinner and Horsfall Turner essay prize award ceremony.

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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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