The Spanish NCA fines the main association of film distributors € 900,000 for exchange of sensitive information - Hollywood majors’ subsidiaries in Spain are moreover fined € 2,400,000 for concerted practices in the distribution of films (Distribuidores Cine-FEECE)

The Federación de Empresarios de Cine de España (hereinafter, “FEECE”) is an association of Spanish film exhibitors. In 2003, the FEECE brought a complaint before the Servicio de Defensa de la Competencia (“SD”) against the Spanish subsidiaries of Hollywood majors' film distributors for anticompetitive practices. More precisely, the FEECE contested that the film distributors exchanged sensitive information through an association of undertakings. Furthermore, the FEECE contested the parallelism in the contractual conditions imposed by

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Pablo Ibáñez Colomo, The Spanish NCA fines the main association of film distributors € 900,000 for exchange of sensitive information - Hollywood majors’ subsidiaries in Spain are moreover fined € 2,400,000 for concerted practices in the distribution of films (Distribuidores Cine-FEECE), 10 May 2006, e-Competitions May 2006, Art. N° 1329

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