Professor Richard Whish: Agreements that restrict competition by object: Recent case-law

25 February, 2010

On 23 March 2010 Professor Richard Whish will give a public lecture starting at 16:00. The event is organised by the Competition Law Research Centre.

The title of the public lecture is: Agreements that restrict competition by object: Recent case-law.

The language of the lecture is English (no translation is provided) and everybody is free to attend. There are limited number of spaces available, please register here.

You can download the flyer of the event here.

New Director-General for Competition

19 February, 2010
Dr. Alexander Italianer

Prior to becoming Director-General for Competition in February 2010, Alexander Italianer was Deputy Secretary General in charge of the Better Regulation Agenda and Chairman of the Impact Assessment Board from 2006.

He holds a graduate degree in econometrics and a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Groningen (the Netherlands), and was a research associate at the Catholic University of Leuven (KUL) before joining the European Commission in 1985. After 10 years in its Directorate General for Economic and Financial Affairs, he worked successively in the cabinets of President Santer, Commissioner Verheugen, Commissioner Telička and President Barroso successively, interrupted by a brief spell as director for International Economic and Financial Affairs between 2002 and 2004. (DG COMP website)