Linklaters (London)

Michael Sanders

Linklaters (London)
Lawyer (Partner)

Michael Sanders is partner at Linklaters (London). He is Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales. He is also Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Courts of Western Australia, Victoria and New South Wales. His experience : Commercial dispute resolution specialist with a focus on contentious competition and tax matters. Wide experience of regulatory investigations and private litigation in relation to cartels, abuse of dominance and contentious issues arising from mergers and acquisitions. Michael also has particular expertise in complex and high value tax disputes involving the application of both UK and EU law. He received a Postgraduate Diploma in EC Competition Law from Kings College, London in 2003.

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Dario Dagostino, Michael Sanders The UK High Court dismisses novel class action claim for alleged antitrust damages arising out of agreements or concerted practices relating to the supply of air freight services (Emerald Supplies / British Airways)


The High Court today dealt a serious blow to claimants seeking to bring damages claims on a representative basis (which are, in substance, akin to "opt-out" class actions) by confirming that existing rules cannot be "stretched" to allow such claims in the English courts. In September 2008 two (...)

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