The EU General Court dismisses a truck manufacturer’s action and maintains the Commission’s fine of €880.52M for participation in a cartel (Scania)

The General Court dismisses Scania’s action and maintains the fine of €880.52 million imposed by the Commission for Scania’s participation in a cartel between truck manufacturers* The General Court provides clarification on, first, the legality of a ‘hybrid’ procedure combining the settlement procedure and the standard administrative procedure in cartel matters and, second, the concept of a ‘single and continuous infringement’ By decision of 27 September 2017 (‘the contested decision), [1] the European Commission found that the companies Scania AB, Scania CV AB and Scania Deutschland GmbH, three entities of the Scania group, which produce and sell heavy trucks used for long-haulage transport (together, ‘Scania’), had infringed EU rules prohibiting cartels, [2]by participating, from January

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General Court of the European Union, The EU General Court dismisses a truck manufacturer’s action and maintains the Commission’s fine of €880.52M for participation in a cartel (Scania), 2 February 2022, e-Competitions February 2022, Art. N° 105762

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