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Restriction by effect : The General Court of the European Union confirms the tariff measures by the French interbank network effectively restricted competition after the ECJ ruled that they had no restrictive object (Groupement des cartes bancaires)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article in French, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. On 30 June 2016, the General Court of the European Union, following the referral by the Court of Justice of the European Union, delivered its judgment http://curia.europa.eu/juris/docume... T-491/07 RENV (Groupement des cartes bancaires (CB) v Commission). We remember that on the occasion of an important ruling http://curia.europa.eu/juris/docume... delivered on 11 September 2014 in Case C-67/13 (CB v Commission), the Court of Justice of the European Union reminded the Court of First Instance, in particularly firm terms, first, that the concept of restriction of competition 'by object' must be interpreted 'restrictively' and, second, that the

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Alain Ronzano, Restriction by effect : The General Court of the European Union confirms the tariff measures by the French interbank network effectively restricted competition after the ECJ ruled that they had no restrictive object (Groupement des cartes bancaires), 30 June 2016, Concurrences Nº 3-2016, Art. N° 81099, www.concurrences.com

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