The Czech Regional Court in Brno rules that the Competition Authority is under the duty to return along with a refunded fine the default interest on it (Českomoravská stavební spořitelna)

I. Introduction On 2 March 2010, the Regional Court in Brno issued a judgment holding that the Competition Office, following the annulment of its decision by an appellate court, is under the duty to repay to the undertaking previously fined not only the amount of the fine but also the default interest on it. The case arose out of previous antitrust proceedings conducted by the Competition Office against six major building savings banks. In April 2007, the Competition Office found that the banks concluded information exchange agreements under which they exchanged structured data revealing their business results and positions on the market. However, in January 2008 the Regional Court abolished the decision on the ground that the agreements were materially not capable of distorting

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  • Havel, Holasek (Prague)

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Roman Barinka, The Czech Regional Court in Brno rules that the Competition Authority is under the duty to return along with a refunded fine the default interest on it (Českomoravská stavební spořitelna), 2 mars 2010, e-Competitions March 2010, Art. N° 32133

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