European Commission: national autonomy is “subordinate” to EU competition rules

Charley Connor

23 January 2020

European Commission: national autonomy is “subordinate” to EU competition rules

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The European Commission took the “exceptional step” of intervening in the UK interchange fee litigation because the case raises “important questions” about the “coherence” of national bodies applying EU competition law, the enforcer’s counsel has said.