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Main Conference: 15 & 16 May 2018
Workshops: 14 & 17 May 2018

The Bloomsbury Hotel,
London, UK

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

Why attend the Advanced EU Competition Law London conference?

Comprehensive Review of Key Developments
  • Cartels 
  • Abuse of dominance 
  • Mergers
  • Vertical restraints
  • Private enforcement 
  • Information exchange 
  • IP and competition law
  • Dawn raids
  • Compliance
  • State aid 
Dissect Major Cases and Investigations
  • Intel
  • Google 
  • Coty
  • ICAP 
  • German Facebook investigation
  • Aspen 
  • Dow / Du Pont 
  • Bayer / Monsanto
  • Unwired planet 
  • Qualcomm
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

27
Years as the leading overview of competition law issues in Europe
150+
In-house and private practice lawyers in attendance
40+
Authoritative and inspiring speakers from across the competition law world

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? 


Private Enforcement

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  


The Advanced EU Competition Law experience


What to expect at one of our Advanced EU Competition Law conferences

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.

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