Paul Hitchings

Cuatrecasas, Goncalves Pereira (Madrid)

Mr. Hitchings is a practising English and Spanish lawyer. He is head of the Cuatrecasas Gonçalves Pereira competition law private enforcement group which was set up in 2003. He was lead counsel in the first favourable award of damages for breach of competition law in Spain (Conduit, November 11, 2005) and has advised on some of the major international competition damages claims in Europe over the last 5-10 years (for example, the marine hose cartel, the electrical carbon products cartel and interchange fees). These cases have involved Paul and his team in litigation in a number of different fora around the world, including the Spanish, French, Italian, English and US courts.

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Helmut Schmidt University of the Armed Forces (Hamburg)
University Paris Nanterre
University Lille 2
University of Würzburg
Université de Caen Basse-Normandie
Covington & Burling (Washington)
Covington & Burling (Brussels)
Cuatrecasas, Goncalves Pereira (Madrid)


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Anne-Sophie Choné-Grimaldi, Ashley E. Bass, Florian Bien, Florian Wagner-von Papp, Luis Loras, Miguel Angel Malo, Paul Hitchings, Peter Camesasca, Rafael P. Amaro, Silvia Pietrini Implementation of EU Directive 2014/104 on actions for damages for infringements of competition law


The directive on actions for damages for infringements of the competition law has been published on 26 november 2014. This On Topic aims to show the principal issues that arise from the expected implementation of the directive on national laws. Présentation Anne-Sophie Choné-Grimaldi Professeure (...)

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