The OECD holds a roundtable on judicial enforcement of competition law

Key documents: Executive Summary with key findings, Detailled Summary of the discussion, Background note Executive summary, by the Secretariat Introduction An effective competition policy is a necessary element in the efficient operation of market economies, and the significance of competition policy is growing, in the current context of globalisation of markets and deregulation. The judiciary has a central role in the implementation of competition policy. Competition laws are written broadly, and judicial precedent is important in interpreting these statutes, even in non-common law countries. Thus, while legal systems vary significantly between Member countries, and specific conclusions about the role of the judiciary in competition enforcement will therefore be difficult to

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  • OECD - Competition Division (Paris)

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OECD, The OECD holds a roundtable on judicial enforcement of competition law, 1 October 1996, e-Competitions October 1996, Art. N° 85764

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