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Competition Section

Section members are entitled to four webinars as part of your membership, available live and on-demand

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Webinar: Brexit and the implications on legal privilege (30 January 2018)

This webinar will look at the ramifications this will create for English qualified lawyers, especially competition solicitors.

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.

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Webinar: Dawn Raids: civil and criminal practice in cartel investigations (31 October)

Join our one hour webinar (inclusive to Competition Section members) with Omar Shah, Partner at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius and Jasvinder Nakhwal, Partner at Peters & Peters to learn all about Dawn Raids.

Davina Garrod

Webinar: multijurisdictional merger control – practical guidance (18 September)

Join our one-hour webinar with Davina Garrod, head of EU/UK Competition, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer and Feld LLP

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Webinar: Competition law round up 2016 (6 December 2016)

Download our competition law webinar covering EU and UK competition law highlights in 2016 with Greg Olsen and Nelson Jung from Clifford Chance

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Webinar: Competition law and the future of the Block Exemption in the insurance sector (16 Sept 2016)

Join this (inclusive to Competition Section) webinar to gain an understanding of how competition law and the Block Exemption applies to the insurance sector and the impact on the insurance market of its non-renewal.

All Inclusive Competition Section webinars

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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