The Higher Regional Court of Düsseldorf suspends the effect of the Competition Authority’s decision after receiving a complaint questioning the finding of an abuse of dominance in the social network market (Facebook)

On 26 August 2019, the Higher Regional Court of Düsseldorf (“Court”) suspended the effect of the Facebook decision of the German Federal Cartel Office (“FCO”) after a complaint by Facebook questioning in particular the FCO’s finding of an abuse of a dominant market position by Facebook. Facebook had asked for interim relief against the FCO’s decision of 6 February 2019. The company’s complaint is

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Jörg Witting, The Higher Regional Court of Düsseldorf suspends the effect of the Competition Authority’s decision after receiving a complaint questioning the finding of an abuse of dominance in the social network market (Facebook), 26 August 2019, e-Competitions August 2019, Art. N° 94121

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