Germany fines media group and its lawyer €16 million

Matt Richards

04 September 2018

Germany fines media group and its lawyer €16 million

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Germany’s competition authority has fined newspaper publisher DuMont Mediengruppe €16 million for agreeing to divide markets with rival publication Bonner General-Anzeiger Group – while also sanctioning a lawyer who helped facilitate the conspiracy.