16 September 2019
A Portuguese court has given consumers 30 days to opt out of the country’s first ever antitrust class action, against Sport TV.
29 August 2019
A Paris court has dismissed as time-barred the Ile-de-France region’s €173 million follow-on claims against 26 construction, engineering and telecommunications companies that rigged bids to restore schools.
31 July 2019
An indirect purchaser of vehicles affected by the EU-wide trucks cartel can sue a cartelist for damages in any member state where the cartel distorted market prices and the purchaser claims to have suffered loss, the European Court of Justice has said.
29 July 2019
An Austrian public authority that subsidised loans to victims of an elevator cartel has a sufficient causal link to be entitled to compensation from the cartelists, European Court of Justice advocate general Juliane Kokott has said.
17 July 2019
The money that a cartelist saves from not competing should not be part of the calculation of damages to compensate a cartel victim, counsel to ABB has said.
15 July 2019
A lower court judge made a “legal error” in undercompensating a victim of the power cables cartel, with an effect that “positively rewards” the anticompetitive conduct, counsel to BritNed has said.
25 June 2019
EE has accused O2 and Vodafone of encouraging collusion, as the three companies defend themselves against allegations that they conspired to force Phones 4U out of the UK retail market.
31 May 2019
A Canadian appeals court has partially certified a class action proceeding against companies involved in the global roll-on, roll-off vehicle shipping cartel.
29 May 2019
A private class action in Australian court has accused five major banks of rigging foreign exchanges rates between January 2008 and October 2013.
07 May 2019
An Israeli district court has found that cartel victims can bring claims against a foreign defendant in the optical disk drive and cathode ray tube antitrust litigations, though the alleged conduct occurred outside the country.