The UK OFT opens consultation on the revised commitments proposed by online travel agencies (Booking.com / Expedia)

UK OFT weighs revised commitments in the online hotel accommodation bookings* On 20 December 2013, the United Kingdom’s Office of Fair Trading (“OFT”) opened a consultation on the revised commitments proposed by Booking.com B.V. (“Booking.com”), Expedia Inc (“Expedia”) and InterContinental Hotels Group plc (“IHG”) to address concerns that Booking.com and Expedia have each entered into separate agreements with IHG which restricted Online Travel Agents’ (“OTAs”) ability to discount the rate at which room-only hotel accommodation bookings are offered to consumers, allegedly in breach of the UK

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Gabriele Accardo, The UK OFT opens consultation on the revised commitments proposed by online travel agencies (Booking.com / Expedia), 20 December 2013, e-Competitions Bulletin Platforms, Art. N° 62230

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