The Handbook of Competition Enforcement Agencies 2015

Switzerland

16 April 2015

The Competition Commission of Switzerland (the Comco), located in Berne, is committed to enforcing the provisions of the Federal Act on Cartels and Other Restraints of Competition (Swiss Cartels Act), which focuses on agreements between undertakings affecting competition, abuses of dominant positions and merger control. Generally, the Swiss Cartels Act follows the respective EU provisions, but taking into account the legal and economic conditions prevailing in Switzerland.