CASE COMMENTS : ANTICOMPETITIVE AGREEMENT – ASSOCIATION OF CHARTERED ACCOUNTANTS – RULES RELATING TO A SYSTEM OF COMPULSARY TRAINING – ARTICLE 101 TFEU – ASSOCIATION OF UNDERTAKINGS – RESTRICTION OF COMPETITION

Association of chartered accountants: The Court of Justice rules that the Portuguese association of chartered accountants is an association of undertakings and that a regulation relating to a system of compulsory training may restrict competition (Ordem dos Técnicos Oficiais de Contas/Autorisade de Concorrência)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. CJEU, 28 February 2013, Ordem dos Técnicos Oficiais de Contas v Autorisade de Concorrência, C-1/12 Reference for a preliminary ruling by the Tribunal da Relação de Lisboa (Lisbon District Court) (Portugal) was made to the Court of Justice of the European Union for a preliminary ruling on the substance of the question whether, first, a regulation such as that at issue in the main proceedings, concerning the award of training credits, adopted by a professional body such as the Ordem dos Técnicos Oficiais de Contas (Portuguese Order of Accountants), ('OTOC'), is to be regarded as a decision taken by an association of undertakings within the meaning of Article

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Cyril Sarrazin, Association of chartered accountants: The Court of Justice rules that the Portuguese association of chartered accountants is an association of undertakings and that a regulation relating to a system of compulsory training may restrict competition (Ordem dos Técnicos Oficiais de Contas/Autorisade de Concorrência), May 2013, Concurrences N° 2-2013, Art. N° 52245, pp. 63-64

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