The French Competition Authority confirms a dominant position of Canal Plus on the pay-TV market (Groupe Canal +)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. By a decision dated August 30, 2006 (LawLex200600001904JBJ), the French Minister of the Economy had authorized, in the pay-TV sector, the takeover of TPS by Vivendi Universal/Canal Plus Group. The Competition Authority is responsible for examining a posteriori the lawfulness of the exclusivity and non-competition clauses contained in the memoranda of understanding concluded in the context of this concentration and defines the scope of its control. Under Community law, a restriction directly related and necessary

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  • Vogel & Vogel (Paris)
  • Vogel & Vogel (Paris)

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Louis Vogel, Joseph Vogel, The French Competition Authority confirms a dominant position of Canal Plus on the pay-TV market (Groupe Canal +), 16 November 2010, Concurrences N° 4-2010, Art. N° 52002, www.concurrences.com

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