A Swedish Court applies the Commission’s notice on immunity from fines and reduction of fines in cartel cases before the Swedish Competition Authority’s corresponding notice (Keyvent / Building Systems)

Background On 30 august 2001, the Swedish Competition Authority (the “SCA”) was contacted by ABB concerning an investigation that ABB, along with its subsidiary, YIT Building Systems AB (“Building Systems”) had conducted. The investigation raised concerns regarding Building Systems' connections with competitors. On 12 september 2001, the SCA carried out dawn raids authorised by the Stockholm City Court (the “Court”). The results from the dawn raids and the subsequent investigation by the SCA showed that anti-competitive co-operations between Building Systems and Keyvent AB (“Keyvent”) had taken place on three occasions between 1998 and 2000. The co-operations had concerned procurement of ventilation

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Carl Wetter, Carl Johan Sundqvist, A Swedish Court applies the Commission’s notice on immunity from fines and reduction of fines in cartel cases before the Swedish Competition Authority’s corresponding notice (Keyvent / Building Systems), 14 March 2005, e-Competitions Bulletin March 2005, Art. N° 21214

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