The EU Commission issues a document where it answers the most frequently asked questions on the application of EU antitrust rules in the motor vehicle sector

The new Motor Vehicle Regulation and its Guidelines have raised many questions from players in the aftermarket sector. The Commission has therefore decided to publish its answers to the most frequently asked questions in a document which, as it has emphasized from the outset, is neither designed to be a substitute for the guidelines, no does it have the value of a rule of law. 1. In the relations between networks and consumers, the Commission recalls that, for work that is not covered by warranty, the manufacturer’s warranty must not be made conditional on the obligation to have repair and maintenance work carried out only by authorized repairers or

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Joseph Vogel, The EU Commission issues a document where it answers the most frequently asked questions on the application of EU antitrust rules in the motor vehicle sector, 27 August 2012, e-Competitions August 2012, Art. N° 49157

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