Cases: Competition Law

Streetmap EU Ltd v Google Inc [2016] EWHC 253 (Ch)

  Streetmap EU Ltd v Google Inc [2016] concerned an alleged abuse of a dominant position contrary to UK and EU competition law.     The case summary contains 370 words. Keywords: Competition Law – Information technology – Abuse of dominant position – Dominant position –  Google Maps – Internet Facts: In Streetmap EU Ltd…

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Case 85/76 Hoffmann-La Roche v Commission [1979] ECR 461

  Case 85/76 Hoffmann-La Roche v Commission [1979] concerned an alleged abuse of a dominant position contrary to Article 86 of the EEC Treaty.   The case summary contains 330 words. Keywords: Competition Law – European Union – EU Commission – Abuse of dominant position – Swiss Pharmaceutical Company – Exclusive purchase agreements – ECJ…

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Case 27/76 United Brands v Commission [1978] ECR 207

  Case 27/76 United Brands v Commission [1978] concerned alleged abuse of a dominant position in violation of Article 86 of the EEC Treaty.   The case summary contains 366 words. Keywords: Competition Law – European Union – Dominant position – Bananas – Unfair prices – Abusive conduct – EU Commission – EEC Treaty –…

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Delimitis v Henninger Brau AG [1991] (C-234/89)

  Delimitis v Henninger Brau AG [1991] is a Competition Law case concerning the alleged negative effect of a beer supply agreement on the competition.   The case summary contains 338 words. Keywords: Competition Law – Beer supply agreement – Beer house – Exclusive purchasing agreement – ECJ – EEC Treaty Facts: In Delimitis v…

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C-89/85 – Ahlström Osakeyhtiö and others v Commission [1988] 4 CMLR 901

  C-89/85 – Ahlström Osakeyhtiö and others v Commission [1988] is a first case where the ECJ uphled jurisdiction to apply EU competition rules directly to foreign undertakings.   The case summary contains 438 words. Keywords: Competition Law – European Union – Concerted practice – Jurisdiction – Non-EU based undertakings – EU Commission – Article…

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