European Commission publishes issues paper on geo-blocking practices in e-commerce

On 18 March 2016 the European Commission (the ‘Commission’) published an issues paper on geo-blocking practices in e-commerce, containing the …

Wind of Change – Dutch offshore wind energy takes off

Just recently Dutch news broadcaster NOS announced that electricity generated in the Netherlands originates increasingly from non-renewable energy sources as …

Stek follow-on cartel damages update

In a recent landmark judgment, the District Court of Gelderland awarded (in Dutch only) a EUR 14.1 million (excluding interests) …


Blog - Competition Law

For the first time in (civil) proceedings in the Netherlands, the Court of Appeal applied the considerations of the European Court of Justice in its preliminary ruling in Coty.