Geradin Partners (Brussels)

Damien Geradin

Geradin Partners (Brussels)

Damien Geradin is the founder of Geradin Partners, a Professor of Competition Law & Economics at Tilburg University and a visiting Professor of Law at University College London and the University of East Anglia. Over the past 20 years, Damien has been involved in many high-profile cases involving digital markets and has abundantly published on the application of competition rules in the telecommunications, tech and media sectors. Damien is the founding editor of the Journal of Competition Law & Economics. He has been a visiting Professor in many leading universities, including Columbia, Harvard, Michigan and Yale.


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Damien Geradin, Theano Karanikioti The EU Commission clears a joint venture agreement between two mobile network operators and explains why their network sharing agreement does not raise competition concerns (INWIT/ TIM / Vodafone)


Network sharing and EU competition law in the 5G era: A case of policy mismatch* In January 2020, Vodafone Italia and Telecom Italia notified the Commission of a JV agreement to pool together their passive infrastructure. Under this agreement, Vodafone’s passive infrastructure is combined with (...)

Damien Geradin, Theano Karanikioti The EU Commission issues a statement of objections regarding network sharing in the 2G/3G/4G technologies but misses an opportunity to provide guidance on future 5G network sharing agreements (O2 / CETIN / T-Mobile)


Network Sharing and EU Competition Law in the 5G Era: A Case of Policy Mismatch* Instead of working towards adopting a clear analytical framework for the assessment of NSAs under EU competition law, the Commission decided to launch proceedings in October 2016 and issue a Statement of (...)

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Einer R. Elhauge, Damien Geradin Global Competition Law and Economics (ed.2)


This section selects books on themes related to competition laws and economics. This compilation does not attempt to be exhaustive but rather a survey of themes important in the area. The survey usually covers publication over the last three months after publication of the latest issue of (...)

Konstantina Bania, Sean-Paul Brankin, Jean Cattan, Francis Donnat, Damien Geradin, Martin d’Halluin, Pierre Larouche, Theano Karanikioti, Alexandre de Streel, Joëlle Toledano, Pat Treacy, Daniel Zimmer The Digital Market Act


The Digital Market Act (DMA) was born out of a combination of three elements: the desire to regulate certain very large online platforms that have acquired substantial control over access to digital markets; the perceived inadequacies and slowness of competition law in this regard; and the (...)

Bruno Lasserre, Damien Geradin, Isabelle Falque-Pierrotin, Monika Kuschewsky Personal data: Will competition law collide with privacy? (New Frontiers of Antitrust, Paris, 22 February 2013)


This second roundtable of the conference “New frontiers of Antitrust” (Paris, 22th of February 2013) was dedicated to « Personal data: Will competition law collide with privacy?». Bruno Lasserre author of the first contribution and President of the French Competition Authority provides us with the (...)


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