The Hungarian Competition Authority finds vertical restrictive agreements between book publishers and retailers and imposes fines (Pécsi Direkt)

Restrictive agreements on the book market* The Hungarian Competition Authority (Gazdasági Versenyhivatal - GVH) determined that Pécsi Direkt Kereskedelmi és Szolgáltató Kft., Líra Könyv Zrt., Libri Könyvkereskedelmi Kft, and Sun Books Könyvkereskedelmi Kft ("f.a." - being liquidated), which are book retailers, had concluded restrictive agreements with book publishers. As a result of it, the GVH imposed a fine of 70 million HUF (approx. 233 thousand EUR). In its proceeding the GVH investigated the terms and conditions set out in

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Hungarian Competition Authority, The Hungarian Competition Authority finds vertical restrictive agreements between book publishers and retailers and imposes fines (Pécsi Direkt), 3 October 2013, e-Competitions October 2013, Art. N° 59728

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