The French Competition Authority amends its decision-making practice following a judgment of the EU Court of Justice on responses to calls for tenders by subsidiaries of the same group (Ovimpex group / Dhumeaux / Mondial Viande Service / Vianov)

Responses to calls for tenders by subsidiaries of the same group: the Autorité amends its decision-making practice following a judgement of the CJEU* Following a judgement of the CJEU clarifying European case-law, the Autorité de la concurrence amends its decision-making practice, which until now had prohibited subsidiaries from the same group, subject to penalty, from coordinating with each other over tender bids. Background The Autorité de la concurrence today issues a decision that marks a development in its decision-making practice. Up until now, the Autorité had regarded that it was unlawful for subsidiaries from the same group to respond to a call for public tenders by submitting bids that appear to be separate and independent, but which have in fact been coordinated, without

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French Competition Authority, The French Competition Authority amends its decision-making practice following a judgment of the EU Court of Justice on responses to calls for tenders by subsidiaries of the same group (Ovimpex group / Dhumeaux / Mondial Viande Service / Vianov), 25 November 2020, e-Competitions Exchange of information in associations of undertakings, Art. N° 98267

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