Oxford; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.
lxxvi, 697 pages ; 26 cm.
Oxford EC law library.
Formatted Contents Note
Part I. The early years. Introduction ; Competition policy and the role of economics ; The origins of European compeitition law ; The early years of DG Comp ; The advent of the block exemption Part II. The substantive law of the European Community. Article 81(1) : analysis (1) ; Article 81(1) : analysis (2) ; Article 81(3) : disapplying the article 81(1) prohibition ; Horizontal agreements : cartels ; Distribution agreements and practices ; Distribution : selective distribution and franchising ; Intellectual property rights : licensing ; Article 82 : the concept of dominance ; Article 82 : abuse ; Article 82 : its relationship with article 81 ; Mergers (1) ; Mergers (2) ; Joint ventures and horizontal cooperation agreements ; Enforcement of community law by national authorities ; National courts and the direct application of community law ; Member states and EC competition rules ; International aspects of EC competition law Part III. Conclusions and prospects. Fifty years of the treaty of Rome ; The future of European competition law.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 658-662) and index.
KJE6456 .G69 2009
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