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Competition Section

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

Mary Starks

Seminar: FCA enforcement (7 November)

17 October 2017

Mary Starks, director of Competition and Economics at the FCA will provide an overview of some of the FCA’s ongoing competition work.

Seminar: key recent developments in abuse of dominance (17 October)

11 October 2017

Abuse of dominance remains a key area of enforcement and litigation activity. This seminar will provide important insights on practical implications for clients on the complaint and defence sides.

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Inclusive webinars

Stephen Smith

Vertical Restraints (16 October)

Vertical restraints, are restrictions in agreements between undertakings at different levels of the production/distribution/supply chain.  They are common features of agreements used by many businesses in getting their goods and services to market and they are no less relevant in the digital economy.

All inclusive webinars

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Past seminar presentations

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Seminar: Round up of CAT private enforcement (12 September)

This Tuesday evening presentation will help you to gain an improved understanding of the implications of recent decisions within the Competition and Appeal Tribunal.

Jeremy Robinson

Seminar: online hotel booking - antitrust investigation (13 June, London)Subscription

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The Competition Section annual dinner and awards (22 November)

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 Wednesday 22 November at the Law Society’s Hall.

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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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