The Polish Competition Authority clarifies the procedure for individuals injured by competition law infringements to seek damages in court

Have you suffered a loss due to anti-competitive practices? You may claim compensation* Individuals injured by anti-competitive practices may seek redress in the courts. President of UOKiK Tomasz Chróstny reminds that it is of no relevance to the case whether the decision on legal infringement was issued by the European Commission and the seat of the company infringing the law is located in other EU countries is irrelevant. In 2016 the European Commission issued a decision on the trucks cartel. According to it, Daimler, MAN, Scania, Iveco, DAF and Volvo-Renault fixed the vehicle prices to be applied in the European Economic Area (EEA). The cartel operated between 1997 and 2011. Numerous companies that have suffered a loss due to the cartel's operations now claim compensation from

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Polish Competition Authority, The Polish Competition Authority clarifies the procedure for individuals injured by competition law infringements to seek damages in court, 4 August 2020, e-Competitions August 2020, Art. N° 96387

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