Dans la présente interview, Mme la Présidente Marina Tavassi aborde plusieurs questions dans le domaine du private enforcement du droit de la concurrence, en se fondant sur son expérience remarquable en tant que juge spécialisé dans différentes juridictions italiennes.
Interview réalisée par Ginevra Bruzzone, économiste, School of European Political Economy LUISS and Assonime, Rome and Enrico Adriano Raffaelli, avocat, Rucellai & Raffaelli, Milan.
President Tavassi, you are currently the president of the Milan Court of Appeal, as well as the president of the Association of European Competition Law Judges (AECLJ), after having been judge at the Italian Supreme Court and judge, then president of the Chamber specialised in Business Matters of the Tribunal of Milan (Specialised Division of Enterprises) and now of the same Division of the Court of Appeal of Milan. Where does your interest in competition law come from ?
My interest comes from the European law studies carried out at the university and from the passion that these studies raised for what was then considered a common market experiment in which competition rules played a crucial role. Moreover, at the end of the 1980s, as a judge I was involved in preparing the opinion