Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer (Brussels)

Frank Montag

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer (Brussels)
Lawyer (Partner)

Frank Montag is a partner in Freshfields’ antitrust, competition and trade group, based in the Brussels office. He has held numerous management positions in the firm including co-head of the global antitrust group (2000-2006) and chairman of the firm’s Finance & Risk Committee (2009 – 2015). A member of the Cologne and Brussels bars, his practice focuses on European, German and international competition law. Frank has over 25 years’ experience of advising international clients on complex merger transactions and investigations of anti-competitive behaviour; his practice also spans European State aid law and international trade proceedings, and he is an experienced advocate before the European courts. Since June 2006 he has been chairman of the Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht, and he has over many years been non-governmental adviser at the International Competition Network conferences.

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Andreas Mundt (Bundeskartellamt), Frank Montag (Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer)
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Frank Montag, Joanna Goyder Exclusive dealing: Presumptions and bright lines


The principal competition issue raised by exclusive dealing is the possible foreclosure of equally efficient competitors from the market. Exclusive dealing may constitute an infringement either of the rules that govern unilateral anti-competitive conduct, such as abuse of dominance, or of the (...)

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