Competition

Our attorneys have successfully represented major clients both during the administrative phase, in front of the competition authorities, and during the contentious phase, in front of Courts of law, in several landmark cases, which represented at their time the largest fines applied by the Romanian Competition Council, in relation to potential anticompetitive agreements, abuses of dominant position and State aid.

Our lawyers’ significant projects include:

Represented one of the largest telecom operators against the RCC in a litigation case for an alleged abuse of dominant position).

Represented one significant gas distributor against the RCC in a litigation case for an alleged market sharing by removing a product from the market.

Represented important food retail chain against the RCC in a litigation case for an alleged price fixing.

Represented one of the largest pharmaceuticals distributors against the RCC in a litigation case for an alleged agreement regarding parallel exports and imports bans with two major drugs producers.

Represented administrator of private pension fund against the RCC in a litigation case for an alleged customer allocation.

Assisted administrator of private pension fund in the hearings before the RCC in relation to an alleged customer allocation practice, which led to one of the lowest fines applied (unchallenged by the client in front of the relevant courts).

Represented one of the largest pharmaceuticals distributors against the RCC in a litigation case for an alleged bid ridding.

Represented major steel producer against the RCC in a litigation case for the recovery of an alleged illegal State aid.

Represented one of the largest wood producer against the RCC in a litigation case for an alleged abuse of dominant position.

Relevant Industries

Steel
Wood
Pharmaceuticals
Insurance
Telecommunications
Energy
Oil & gas
Food
Transports

Arbitration & Mediation

Arbitration & Mediation

Public Procurement

Public Procurement

Competition

Competition

Regulatory

Regulatory