Ken Mueller-Tautphaeus

Fresenius Medical Care (Frankfurt)
Senior Legal Counsel

Dr. Ken Müller-Tautphaeus, LL.M. is Senior Legal Counsel at Fresenius Medical Care. From 2004 to 2007, he was part of Debevoise & Plimpton LLP as an associate in the Frankfurt office. He was active in the corporate, mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, and litigation practices. Prior to working at Debevoise, he worked at the German Federal Cartel Office in Bonn for more than two years and was an assistant to Judge Prof. Dr. Carl Baudenbacher at the Institute for European and International Business Law of the University of St. Gallen HSG.


11794 Bulletin

Ken Mueller-Tautphaeus The German Federal Cartel Office publishes guidelines on the setting of fines against undertakings and associations of undertakings that have violated, inter alia, Art. 81, 82 EC


Background In 2005, the German Act on Restraints of Competition (Gesetz gegen Wettbewerbsbeschraenkungen, or “GWB”) was substantially amended to harmonize German law with EU competition law, in particular Council Regulation (EC) n° 1/2003, of 16 December 2002, on the implementation of the rules (...)

Ken Mueller-Tautphaeus The German Federal Court of Justice holds that the EC motor vehicles block exemption does not create any obligation to admit a plaintiff as an authorized repairer (Qualitative Selektion)


Background The defendant, a manufacturer of motor vehicles, terminated its service agreement with the plaintiff, an authorized provider of repair and maintenance services, by contractual notice effective June 30, 2002. The defendant intended to change its criteria for selecting authorized (...)

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