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: 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: 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.

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Past seminar presentations

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Professor Richard Whish

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

Listen again to this 11 June seminar presentation from the president of the Competition Section Professor Richard Whish where he explores the key trends in competition law between 2018-19 and asks, do we need to refocus competition law from price obsession to consumer wealth?

Philip Marsden

Seminar: Review of the Digital Competition Experts Panel report (OnDemand)

Listen to Dr Philip Marsden educational and entertaining Competition Section seminar reviewing the findings of the government’s Digital Competition Experts Panel.

All recorded seminars

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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.

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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.

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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