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Institute for Competition and Consumers (ICC)

The International dimension of Competition Law: EU, Brexit and beyond…

25 April 2019

Time: 9:30am - 5:45pm
Venue: School of Law, Queen Mary University of London, Mile End Road, London E1 4NS

Mandatory prior registration by 18 April 2019 at


09:30 – 09.50: Registration

09.50: Introduction: Barry Rodger (CLaSF),  Eyad Maher Dabbah (ICC)

10.00-11.30 Brexit and UK competition law, chair: Angus MacCulloch

Eyad Maher Dabbah, Brexit and competition law: the future relationship between the UK and EU competition law regimes, ICC, QMUL

Barry Rodger, UK Competition Law Enforcement Post-Brexit: Parallel or Subsidiary to EU Law Enforcement?, Strathclyde University

David Little, A “Deep And Special Partnership”? 
Risks of Misalignment In UK And EU Merger Control  Post-Brexit,
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP

11.30-11.45 Coffee

11.45-13:00  Brexit and Private Enforcement, chair: Barry Rodger

Annalies Outhuijse, The Netherlands, the new cartel claim paradise after Brexit?, University of Groningen

Konrad Zawodziński, Antitrust compliance and private enforcement of competition law – at the crossroads of disappearing EU law effet utile and supremacy principles, Koźmiński University

13:00-14:15 LUNCH

14:15- 15.30  Supra-national Competition law Enforcement, chair: Maria Ioannidou

Viktoria Robertson, The ECN+ Directive: Strengthening the Pillars of the European Competition Network’s Architecture, University of Graz

Francisco Marcos, Towards a Supranational Competition Policy in Central America, IE, Madrid

15.30-15.45 Coffee Break

15:45- 17.00  Competition Law and Trade Policy, chair: Francisco Marcos

Kalpana Tyagi, China’s (Ab-) use of Competition & IPRs to pursue the Industrial Policy Objectives: Does the WTO (really) have all the answers?, University of Arhus

Galyna Kostiukevych, Competition provisions in preferential trade agreements and their impact on anticompetitive conduct within global supply chains: the EU perspective, EUI

17.00-17:30 Closing Speaker- Colin Raftery, Senior Director of Mergers, CMA

17:30 Closing remarks: Maria Ioannidou (ICC), Barry Rodger (CLaSF)

17.45 Drinks, followed by speakers’ dinner, at Morgan Arms, 43 Morgan Street, Bow


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