Posted in Competition Law

European Commission fines US chipmaker Qualcomm for illegally shutting out rivals from the market

E997M, aka 4,9% of 2017 WW turnover for denying consumers the choice to pick up a different provider.

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Posted in Competition Law

Mag een leverancier verkoop door erkende distributeurs op Amazon verbieden?

Coty Germany has a distribution agreement with Akzente GmbH, which is used by the latter to sell on Amazon.de as well as Marktplaats.

Can Coty prohibit Akzente to see its products on such channels? Or would it breach competition Law?

On Dec 2017, the EUCJ ruled that the preservation of Luxury reputation can be an exception that allows such ban.

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