Main Conference: 15 & 16 May 2018
Workshops: 14 & 17 May 2018
The Bloomsbury Hotel,
Advanced EU Competition Law, London
The definitive European competition law review. Connecting the EU competition law community in London for 27 years.
Analyse all the major developments with top legal minds, gain critical insights from the regulators, discuss practical challenges and solutions with in-house counsel
Meet and network with regulators, in-house counsel and leading competition lawyers
Join the most eminent speakers and practitioners for a range of timely presentations, interactive panels and especially designed networking functions. Take advantage of their expert knowledge, and learn how you can apply their experiences to your own practice and business.
Why attend the Advanced EU Competition Law London conference?
It's simple, attend the London edition of the Advanced EU Competition Law Series for the ultimate review of EU competition law developments. We have it covered from every angle: hear from policy makers and regulators; gain insight from eminent lawyers involved in the biggest cases; share practical perspectives with in-house counsel; learn from economists.
Join one of the most established and largest competition law events in Europe to meet with fellow competition law practitioners from across the industry.
Comprehensive Review of Key Developments
- Abuse of dominance
- Vertical restraints
- Private enforcement
- Information exchange
- IP and competition law
- Dawn raids
- State aid
Dissect Major Cases and Investigations
- German Facebook investigation
- Dow / Du Pont
- Bayer / Monsanto
- Unwired planet
Gain a 360 Degree Perspective
Hear from across the competition law world to gain a full perspective on every aspect of competition law. Our speaker faculty includes:
- Representatives from the European Commission
- Representatives from the National Competition Authorities and other policy makers
- In-house counsel from major corporations
- Eminent academics
- Leading private practice lawyers involved in groundbreaking cases
- Competition economists
Advanced EU Competition Law London conference in numbers
New for 2018... 4 Workshops + 4 Breakfast Briefings:
UK Competition Law
Analyse current developments in UK competition law and examine how it is likely to develop beyond 2019. Our eminent speakers will discuss CMA's current enforcement actions and investigations, offer you their insight into how the concurrent powers are working and consider new proposals for foreign investment controls. Brexit is looming, what does it mean for UK Competition law and what should corporates do to prepare for the changes ahead?
How is private enforcement of competition law developing across Europe a year after the implementation of the Damages Directive? What are the biggest cases and what practical lessons can claimants and defendants learn from them? What will be the impact of Brexit on private enforcement in the UK? As private enforcement continues developing in Europe, now is the time to ensure that you fully understand the opportunities it can offer.
Surviving A Dawn Raid
Share insights and practical tips on how best to manage a dawn raid. Our eminent speakers will offer you their guidance, including what lessons can be learnt from recent dawn raids conducted by the Commission and the NCAs. They will focus on data, what can the authorities collect, forensic searches and e-discovery. Finally they will share their practical toolkits for dawn raid readiness.
Risk and Compliance Challenges
In-depth guidance on current competition law risk and compliance challenges including how to conduct a corporate risk assessment, what GDPR means for competition lawyers, internal investigations & external authorities and provide you with guidance on how to create compliance programmes for your organisation.
Day 1: Breakfast Briefings
Choose one of two in-depth breakfast briefings on pertinent areas of competition law:
A: Excessive Pricing and Other Developments in the Pharmaceutical Sector
B: General Data Protection Rule (GDPR) and Competition Law
Day 2: Breakfast Briefings
Attend one of two detailed breakfast briefings focusing on currently developing areas of competition law:
C: State Aid
D: Competition Law Developments in the Financial Services Sector
Special Networking Drinks Reception!
Join us for a special drinks reception on 15 May at 17.30.
Meet fellow in-house lawyers from major multinational companies, policy makers and leading competition practitioners from across Europe - share practical experiences and build communities.
An excellent opportunity to get a very good overview of the latest developments in EU competition Law
Group Compliance Officer
Very useful coverage of competition developments over the past year
Wonderfully detailed and up to the minute presentations
A yearly event you cannot afford to miss!
Excellent ‘one stop shop’ for what is happening in the European competition arena and views on what lies in the forthcoming 12 months