Cartes Bancaires doesn’t affect Servier, European Commission says

Tom Webb

07 June 2017

Cartes Bancaires doesn’t affect Servier, European Commission says

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Lawyers defending the European Commission insist that the European Court of Justice’s Cartes Bancaires judgment does not undermine the watchdog’s decision against Servier – but the pharmaceutical company’s lawyers say the precedent should be enough to overturn the finding that Server’s agreements with generic drugmakers were by-object restrictions of competition.