Ashurst (Munich)

Ute Zinsmeister

Ashurst (Munich)
Lawyer (Partner)

Ute Zinsmeister is a partner in the competition and EU law department. Ute specialises in European and German competition law. She has extensive experience in representing international clients in procedures before the European Commission, the German competition authorities and the European Courts in a wide range of competition law matters. Before returning to Munich, Ute spent 20 years working in Brussels. Ute has experience working for clients in various sectors, including healthcare, fast moving consumer goods, beverage industry, manufacturing, transport and automotive. Prior to joining Ashurst in 2002, Ute was a partner in the Brussels office of a major German law firm

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Michael Holzhäuser, Ute Zinsmeister, Maria Held, Max-Niklas Blome The German Competition Authority fines €100 million three car manufacturers for joint anti-competitive practices concerning the purchase of long steel products (BMW / Daimler / Volkswagen)


On 21 November 2019, the German Federal Cartel Office ("FCO") issued fines totalling approximately €100 million on BMW, Daimler and Volkswagen for joint anti-competitive practices concerning the purchase of long-steel products. WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW - KEY TAKEAWAYS In 2018, the FCO imposed (...)

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