Athanassios Skourtis

University of Reading
PhD Candidate

Athanassios studied law at undergraduate level at the University of Athens and obtained an MBLT Degree (Master in Business Law & Taxation) from the University of Mannheim, and an MA in EC Competition Law from King’s College London. He is currently a doctoral student at the University of Reading. His research focuses on the potential relevance and impact of Behavioural Economics on EU Competition Law. Athanassios has worked as a legal practitioner in Greece, where he has been a member of the Athens Bar Association since 2002.

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Athanassios Skourtis, Stefanos Merikas The Hellenic Competition Authority fines the national gas transmission system operator for abusing its dominant position in the primary market of natural gas transmission (DESFA)


Involved parties and alleged practices In December 2009 the major Greek manufacturer of alumina and aluminium products ALUMINIUM S.A. (hereinafter: the complainant), which is also active in the market of production of electricity using natural gas, lodged a complaint before the [national] (...)

Athanassios Skourtis, Stefanos Merikas The Greek Competition Commission fines five undertakings for participating in a cartel in the ready-mixed concrete market in Crete


Facts of the Case The Greek Competition Commission (“Epitropi Antagonismou”; hereinafter: the Commission) investigated the behaviour of undertakings active in the production and supply of ready-mixed concrete on the island of Crete, Greece. The procedure was initiated by the Commission ex officio (...)

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