The OECD holds a roundtable on commitment decisions in antitrust cases

Executive summary, by the Secretariat* Considering the discussion at the roundtable on commitment decisions in non-merger cases, held by the Competition Committee on 17 June 2016, the Secretariat’s background paper, the delegates’ written submissions and presentations by the speakers, several key points emerged: 1. Most competition authorities have the power to adopt commitment decisions or other negotiated remedies in antitrust cases. Commitment decisions and other types of negotiated or consensual remedies in antitrust cases are enforcement tools whereby a competition authority can terminate the investigation by accepting remedies or commitments voluntarily proposed by the parties to address the initial concerns identified by the agency. Commitment decisions are relatively new

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OECD, The OECD holds a roundtable on commitment decisions in antitrust cases, 15 June 2016, e-Competitions Bulletin Commitment Decisions, Art. N° 85526

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