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Competition Section

Section members can attend inclusive evening seminars, live and on-demand, offering the best speakers, leaders and commentators in the field, as well as networking opportunities

Past seminar presentations

If you've missed one of our seminars, you can access podcasts of the events here.

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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.

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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? 

Mary Starks

Seminar: FCA enforcement (7 November 2017)

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

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Seminar: Key recent developments in abuse of dominance (17 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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Seminar: Round up of CAT private enforcement (12 September 2017)

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 2017)Subscription

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Seminar: Fairness and due process in UK antitrust proceedings (18 July 2017)

This presentation will help you to gain an improved understanding of the CMA’s enforcement work, and the rationale behind its procedures and policies. 

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Seminar: Big data (2 May 2017)Subscription

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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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