The EU Court of Justice clarifies the concept of unfair price under article 102 TFEU (AKKA / LAA)

Welcome clarifications by the EU Court on the concept of excessive pricing* On the 14 September, the Court of Justice of the European Union provided detailed guidance on the concept of excessive pricing under Article 102 TFEU, in response to questions posed by the Latvian Supreme Court. In Case C-177/16, the Latvian Supreme Court referred a number of questions to the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) regarding the concept of excessive pricing. This resulted from a series of appeals relating to a decision that the Latvian Competition Council (LCC) took over conduct of the Consulting agency on copyright and communications / Latvian authors’ association (AKKA/LAA), the Latvian collective management organisation handling copyright licences for (Latvian and foreign) musical

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Kevin Coates, Siobhan Kahmann, The EU Court of Justice clarifies the concept of unfair price under article 102 TFEU (AKKA / LAA), 14 September 2017, e-Competitions Bulletin September 2017, Art. N° 85306

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