CONFERENCE - NEW FRONTIERS OF ANTITRUST - PARIS - ASSEMBLEE NATIONALE - 22 JANUARY 2013 - INTRODUCTION

General presentation (New Frontiers of Antitrust, Paris, 22 February 2013)

In this short introduction, Frederic Jenny, Chairman of the OECD Competition Committee, presents the fourth edition of the "New Frontiers of Antitrust" conference. After having recalled the opening speech of Joaquin Almunia on the recent activity of the European Commission and his vision for the future, he introduces the themes of the 4 panels; the foundations of competition law and the distinction between competition and competitors; the interface between competition law and respect of the protection of personal data; the reforms to expect in private enforcement at national and EU levels, and the relationship between competition law and industrial policy.

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. 1. For this fourth edition of the conference "Tomorrow's Competition: New Frontiers of Antitrust" organized by the ReviewConcurrences, we have not departed from the rule we set ourselves from the first edition of this event, which has become a must: to identify and deal with subjects that will be at the heart of the debate on competition law and policy in the months to come. 2. In this connection, the speech by the European Commissioner for Competition, Joaquin Almunia, who has again this year agreed to inaugurate our work by taking stock of his recent activities and sharing with us his vision of the Commission's activities in the months ahead, was

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  • ESSEC Business School (Cergy)

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Frédéric Jenny, General presentation (New Frontiers of Antitrust, Paris, 22 February 2013), May 2013, Concurrences N° 2-2013, Art. N° 51586, www.concurrences.com

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