ECTS: 
2
Lecturer: 
Daria Kostecka – Jurczyk PhD
Type: 
Optional
Level: 
Advanced

Personal information:
https://prawo.uni.wroc.pl/user/12102

Classes
Number of hours: 
2h X 8 weeks = 16 hours (1 semester)
Objective: 

Showing horizontal and vertical agreements, that are prosecuted by antimonopoly authority.
Showing agreements, that are allowed by competition rules.
Presenting instruments used by EU Commissions in assessment abuse of dominance.
Introducing to students a variety of merger transactions and the essence of merger control.

Assessment: 

Written examination or essay.

Contents: 

The subject concerns economic and legal problems of competition law, dealing with agreements of undertakings, that are restrictive of competition, abuse of dominant position and anticompetitive concentrations of companies.

 

Lectures

1. Agreements, decisions and concerted practices.

2. Horizontal and vertical agreements.

3. Legal exeptions.

4. Establishing dominace: market power, market definition, assessing the existecne of market power.

5. Categories of abuses.

6. The scope of merger control in the EU.

7. Substantial appraisal of concentration.