The Competition
Law Hub

A platform for independent research into competition law and policy

AI, Distributive Justice and EU Competition Law

At the Lawtomation conference hosted by the IE University Law School in Madrid on 29 & 30…

Professors’ Meeting at the German Bundeskartellamt

On 29 September 2022, Vicky Robertson discussed digital merger control and possible next steps at the German…

Austrian Construction Cartel and Damages Actions

The bid-rigging cases concerning the Austrian construction sector are about to kick off a string of damages…

Events

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Gatekeeper Status under the DMA

The new Digital Markets Act (DMA) strives to keep digital markets open and contestable despite the presence of important gatekeepers....
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Vienna Competition Law Days 2022

On 16 and 17 September 2022, the first edition of the Vienna Competition Law Days took place at the Vienna...
JourFixe

Jour Fixe: Projects

On 24 May 2022, The Competition Law Hub exchanged ideas on ongoing projects with Anna Gerbrandy’s research group from Utrecht,...

Projects

ChartingGreenerFutureforEUCompLaw

Charting a Greener Future for EU Competition Law

The project sets out to harness the transformative power of environmental sustainability by charting new ways for a greener future...
DataComp

DataComp

Antitrust violations in their various forms result in considerable costs and disadvantages for competitors, customers and the public at large. Yet...
GrazLawWorkingPaper

Graz Law Working Paper Series

Vicky Robertson is the initiator and co-editor of the Graz Law Working Paper Series, hosted on SSRN. The series regularly...

Publications

AustrianConstructionCartelDamagesActions

Austrian Construction Cartel and Damages Actions

The bid-rigging cases concerning the Austrian construction sector are about to kick off a string of damages actions. In Austrian...
MarketPowerDigitalAge

Market Power in the Digital Age

Digital platforms are shaping the digital age. Recently, the so-called GAFAM (Google, Apple, Facebook, Amazon and Microsoft) as well as...
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Microsoft’s Activision Blizzard Acquisition

In a recent working paper, Fabian Ziermann discusses the market definition and potential competitive concerns of Microsoft/Activision. He analyzes the...

Talks

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Abuse of Dominance in the Funeral Industry

On 2 July 2022, Franziska Guggi spoke on the topic abuse of dominance in the funeral industry at the Academic...
FlorenceSummerConference

Parity Clauses and the DMA

At the Florence Competition Summer Conference hosted by the European University Institute, Vicky Robertson spoke on the topic of parity...
PopUp Store

Reigning in the Power of Online Giants

On 2 June 2022, Vicky Robertson gave a science2public lecture on how competition law can contribute to tackling the power...