Workshop recording | 21 April 2021
Competition Law Infringements in Public Procurement Markets
- How to design a tender to prevent and detect bid-rigging
- Common red flags in procurement
- Main challenges in the investigation of collusive tendering
Webinar recording | 13 July 2020
EU Competition Law in Times of COVID-19: Impact of the Global Crisis
- Dos and don'ts for companies
- Antitrust enforcement by the European Commission and NCAs
- Application of State aid rules to support measures granted by Member States
Webinar recording | 4 December 2019
The ECN+ Directive: Practical Implications for NCAs and Businesses
- Analysis of the provisions of the ECN+ Directive and their main objectives
- Impact on the NCAs’ enforcement powers
- Practical implications for undertakings
This e-presentation will discuss the latest initiatives undertaken by the European Commission in the field of public procurement and the key areas it is planning to work on in the future. Special focus will be placed on the new Guidance on socially responsible procurement and the Commission’s proposal on addressing foreign subsidies.
e-Presentation | March 2021 | Learning time: 25 minutes
e-Presentation by Katharina Knapton-Vierlich, Head of Unit (acting), C.2 Public Procurement, DG GROW, European Commission, Brussels.
The e-presentation will look into the practical implications of Brexit on the public procurement process in the EU and UK in the first months after the end of the transition period. Special attention is paid to the UK Government Green Paper on Procurement and the transformation of the UK public procurement regime that it has proposed.
e-Presentation | March 2021 | Learning time: 49 minutes
e-Presentation by Christopher Bovis, Professor of Business Law, Business School, University of Hull.
This presentation will examine the separation of powers and tasks between the main actors enforcing EU State aid law. It will also examine the European Commission’s procedures and decision-making powers, and their interaction with national court proceedings and decisions.
e-Presentation | February 2021 | Learning time: 49 minutes
e-Presentation by Hanns Peter Nehl, Legal Secretary, General Court of the European Union, Luxembourg.
This e-presentation will discuss the procedural framework in State aid recovery actions. It will focus on the main sources and principles of national enforcement of State aid law and will look closely into public and private enforcement of State aid rules before the national courts.
e-Presentation | February 2021 | Learning time: 46 minutes
e-Presentation by Jacques Derenne, Partner, Sheppard Mullin, Brussels; Professor, University of Liège and Brussels School of Competition.
This e-presentation discusses the notable judgments by the Court of Justice of the EU delivered at the end of 2018 and in 2019 in the field of State aid law (e.g.: T-894/16 Societé Air France v. Commission, C-349/17 Eesti Pagar, C-105/18
to C-113/18 UNESA et al., and the tax ruling cases).This presentation discusses the main trends and best practices in the enforcement of State aid rules by the courts of the EU Member States and the major challenges and difficulties faced by
the national judges with regard to the application of State aid rules.
e-Presentation | November 2019 | Learning time: 36 minutes
This presentation discusses the main trends and best practices in the enforcement of State aid rules by the courts of the EU Member States and the major challenges and difficulties faced by the national judges with regard to the application of State aid
e-Presentation | November 2019 | Learning time: 20 minutes
Diese E-Präsentation befasst sich mit Kompensationszahlungen von Mitgliedstaaten an heimische Unternehmen, die Schäden aufgrund von Wirtschaftssanktionen gegen Drittstaaten ausgleichen sollen. Der Vortrag stellt zunächst Beispiele für wirtschaftliche
Sanktionen dar und zeigt ihre Auswirkungen auf. Danach prüft der Referent die Vereinbarkeit solcher Kompensationszahlungen mit den aktuellen Regeln des EU-Beihilfenrechts.
e-Presentation | November 2018 | Lernzeit: 21 Minuten
Michael Jürgen Werner
This presentation explains the results achieved in the State Aid Modernisation (SAM) process as well as the latest initiatives of the European Commission. It focuses on the application of the General Block Exemption Regulation (GBER), the new Best Practices
Code, and the Commission Proposal of 6 June 2018 for a targeted amendment of the Enabling Regulation to accompany the next Multiannual Financial Framework.
e-Presentation | November 2018 | Learning time: 38 minutes
This presentation analyses the most notable judgments of the Court of Justice and the General Court of the EU delivered in the field of State aid law at the end of 2017 and in 2018 (e.g.: C-135/16 Georgsmarienhütte GmbH e.a., T-47/15 Germany v Commission,
Austria v. Commission, T-554/15 and T-555/15 Hungary v Commission, C-622/16 Scuola Elementare Maria Montessori).
e-Presentation | November 2018 | Learning time: 50 minutes