The UK CMA reopens previously closed OFT hotel online booking investigation (Booking.com)

Executive Summary: After initially accepting commitments in the hotel online booking investigation, the Office of Fair Trading's (OFT) decision was quashed by the Competition Appeal Tribunal (CAT). The case was referred back to the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), who has now re-opened the original investigation and is considering its next steps in light of the CAT judgment and market developments. The parties under investigation are: Booking.com B.V., its ultimate parent company Priceline.com

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Ilan Sherr, The UK CMA reopens previously closed OFT hotel online booking investigation (Booking.com), 28 October 2014, e-Competitions Bulletin Platforms, Art. N° 70048

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