CASE COMMENTS: UNILATERAL PRACTICES – FRANCE – MARKET TEST – BEHAVIOURIAL COMMITMENTS

Market test: The French Competition Authority submits to market test commitments offered in the sector of controllers for games consoles (Sony)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. The Sony case is a further illustration of the success of the engagement process in the digital economy and, more specifically, in the sector of video games and control accessories compatible with the PlayStation 4 console. The investigation begins with a referral, filed on October 20, 2016, for practices implemented by the Sony group in the market for eighth-generation static video game consoles and in the market for PlayStation 4-compatible control accessories. Prior to a decision on the substance of the case, Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe Limited (hereinafter Sony) submitted a proposal for commitments to the Competition Authority. On 22

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Marie Cartapanis, Market test: The French Competition Authority submits to market test commitments offered in the sector of controllers for games consoles (Sony), 22 November 2019, Concurrences N° 1-2020, Art. N° 93313, pp. 91-93

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