CASE COMMENTS: PROCEDURES - SETTLEMENT – CARTEL – FINE

Settlement: The General Court of the European Union rules for the first time on the legality of a hybrid settlement procedure (Timab Industries / CFPR)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. In 2010, the Commission found an infringement of Article 101 TFEU against six undertakings for their participation in the Phosphates for Animal Feed (PAA) cartel. This is a very classic cartel which, from its creation in 1969, allowed the main European producers of RAPs to share the European market through a network of agreements at European, national and regional level, administered by a "Centre for the Study of RAPs". The existence of this cartel was brought to the Commission's attention in 2004 by a Finnish company through an application for immunity. All members of the cartel decided to participate in the settlement procedure. Only the French company

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Pascal Cardonnel, Settlement: The General Court of the European Union rules for the first time on the legality of a hybrid settlement procedure (Timab Industries / CFPR), 20 May 2015, Concurrences N° 3-2015, Art. N° 75109, pp. 150-151

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