Webinar on Competition Litigation in the Netherlands

Stek
March 18, 2021 3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. (CET)

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Description

On Thursday 18 March 2021 at 3.00 PM CET Stek offers a webinar on competition litigation in the Netherlands. Ruben Elkerbout and Simon Boersen of Stek’s Competition Litigation Team will provide an overview of relevant procedural aspects and an update on recent developments.


Already for years, the Netherlands is seen as an attractive jurisdiction for plaintiffs to bring damages actions following a cartel decision of the European Commission. Civil actions include proceedings following the EC decisions in Air Cargo, Trucks and Power Cables. This has resulted in case law that pushes the front lines of civil antitrust litigation.


In approximately 1.5 hours, Ruben and Simon will present:

  • topics of private international law and Dutch civil procedure;
  • practical insights into how Dutch courts handle major cartel damages actions; and
  • the effects of EU law and the ECJ case-law on competition litigation in the Netherlands.

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