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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Seminar: Competition litigation law challenging transaction chains (8 October)

Join us on 8 October at the Law Society for a seminar reviewing the recent key competition litigation damages.


Seminar: Abuse of dominance – recent developments in the UK and Europe (3 December)

Join us on 3 December for insights into major recent decisions and judgments.

All seminars

Past seminar presentations

Register above the email address linked to your Section membership download these slides.

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Seminar: CPD compliance for Irish practising certificate holders (10 September)

Join us on 10 September for a practical seminar by Irish law firm Mason Hayes & Curran.

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Seminar: Professor Richard Whish - key trends in competition law 2018-2019 (OnDemand)

Professor Richard Whish asks whether we need to refocus competition law from price obsession to consumer wealth.

All recorded seminars

Annual dinner


Annual Competition Section dinner and awards 2019

Our formal annual dinner and Horsfall Turner essay prize awards will take place on Thursday 21 November in London.

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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.

More about the annual conference

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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