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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


Competition Section seminar: Selective distribution (20 February 2018)

3 January 2018

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

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

3 January 2018

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.

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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.

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

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The Competition Section 2017 annual dinner and awards

The Law Society’s Competition Section is pleased to announce that its formal annual dinner and Horsfall-Turner Essay Prize Awards took place this year on Wednesday 22 November at the Law Society’s Hall.

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Competition Section annual conference 2018

We are pleased to announce that the Competition Section annual conference will be held on Thursday 17 May 2018 at the Law Society hall in London.

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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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