The EU Court of Justice rules that a public body indirectly affected by a cartel can claim compensation for losses resulting from an antitrust infringement (Otis)

On 12 December 2019, the Court of Justice of the European Union (“ECJ”) delivered a judgment on a request for a preliminary ruling from the Austrian Supreme Court (C-435/18, Otis and Others v. Land Oberösterreich and Others). The request was made in the context of a compensation claim brought by the Province of Upper Austria (Land Oberösterreich) against five companies active on the market for the installation and maintenance of lifts and escalators. The participation of those

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Martin Favart, The EU Court of Justice rules that a public body indirectly affected by a cartel can claim compensation for losses resulting from an antitrust infringement (Otis), 12 December 2019, e-Competitions Exchange of information in associations of undertakings, Art. N° 92929

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