The Belgian Parliament adopts a proposal amending the national competition law in order to include the concept of abuse of economic dependence

On 21 March 2019, the Belgian Parliament adopted a proposal amending Belgian competition law to include the concept of abuse of economic dependence in the toolbox of the Belgian Competition Authority (“BCA”) following the example of a number of other EU Member States. Under the new rules, it will be illegal to abuse a position of economic dependence of two or more undertakings

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José Rivas, Pauline Van Sande, Hein Hobbelen, The Belgian Parliament adopts a proposal amending the national competition law in order to include the concept of abuse of economic dependence, 21 March 2019, e-Competitions March 2019, Art. N° 94637

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