In a blogpost on ProMarket, Vicky Robertson discusses what led to the world’s first sustainability exemption in Austrian competition law, how it applies, and how this antitrust provision might have spillover effects on other antitrust jurisdictions. You can access the blogpost here.
Antitrust Law and Digital Markets
The newly published Routledge Handbook of Smart Technologies contains Vicky Robertson’s account of ‘Antitrust Law and Digital Markets’. The chapter traces the manifold challenges that competition law encounters in digital markets, and how competition law practice is attempting to solve them. You can access it here.
Media Pluralism and Independence
In her latest article published in the Journal of European Competition Law & Practice, Klaudia Majcher analyses two recent Polish merger transactions and their impact on media pluralism and freedom. It can be accessed here.
Competition Law in Austria
Viktoria Robertson’s new book on the substantive and procedural competition law rules was just published in Kluwer Law’s International Encylcopaedia of Laws series. It is available here.
State Aid and COVID-19
In the recent EStAL issue, Petar Petrov discusses the consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic on air transportation and the provided state aid in this context. Find the article here.
eSports – Regulating Aspiring Gatekeepers?
Are new gatekeeper regulations fit for purpose and how can understanding eSports help in regulating digital markets? Find out more in Fabian Ziermann’s blog post here.