ALERTS: INTERNATIONAL - GERMANY - UNILATERAL PRACTICES - ABUSE OF EXPLOITATION - PERSONAL DATA

Germany: The Court of Düsseldorf suspends the Bundeskartellamt’s decision sanctioning an abuse of exploitation consisting in data gathering practices (Facebook)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. On 26 August 2019, the Düsseldorf Higher Regional Court (Oberlandesgericht Düsseldorf) granted a stay of execution of the decision adopted by the Bundeskartellamt on 7 February 2019 in summary proceedings. under which it found that Facebook had abused its dominant position on the social networking market and imposed injunctions on it. In that regard, the Court held that there were serious doubts as to the legality of the resolutions in sections 1 to 3 of the Bundeskartellamt's decision and, therefore, that annulment of the contested decision was likely. Thanks to David Bosco for the info. An English translation of the judgment of the Düsseldorf Court is

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Alain Ronzano, Germany: The Court of Düsseldorf suspends the Bundeskartellamt’s decision sanctioning an abuse of exploitation consisting in data gathering practices (Facebook), 26 August 2019, Concurrences N° 4-2019, Art. N° 91736, www.concurrences.com

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