Competition Law Scholars Forum

 

Current Workshop

Competition Law and Pricing Mechanisms

'CLaSF'
The 22nd CLaSF Workshop

Thursday 1 May 2014 , Bird & Bird, 15 Fetter Lane London EC4A 1JP.

If you are interested in attending please contact Prof Barry Rodger no later than 24 April <barry.j.rodger@strath.ac.uk>. If attending please let Prof Rodger know if you will be staying on for the post workshop drinks and dinner.

Programme

9:30-10:00 Registration and Welcome

10:00-10:45
Pricing Practices and Competition Law in the CMA,
Chris Walters, Director of Economics and Enforcement, CMA

10:45-11:00 Coffee

11:00-12:45
Interpreting the As-Efficient Competitor Test Following the ECJ Post-Danmark judgment
Mr Derek Ridyard, RBB Economics

Post-Danmark’s Recoupment Requirement
Jay Matthew Strader, Ph.D. Candidate University College London

The Intel Case between Tomra Systems ASA, the Commission’s Guidance on enforcement Priorities and the alleged infringement of procedural requirements: no fat left on the bone?
Andrea Usai, PhD candidate Universities of Bologna and Strasbourg

12:45-14:00 Lunch

14:00-15:45
The Regulation of Margin Squeeze in the European Union and the intersection of competition law and sector-specific regulation
Kathryn McMahon, Associate Professor, School of Law, University of Warwick

Margin Squeeze and Predatory Pricing
Anna Pisarkiewicz, OECD

Margin Squeeze amid the Modernisation of Article 102 TFEU: Confirmation of the Effects-based Approach or a Misrepresentation?
Fatih Ozkan, PHD Candidate, University of Sussex

15:45-16:00 Coffee

16:00-17:30
Every Crime Leaves a Trace: Cartels' Strategic Noise Creation and the Implications for Screening
Carsten J. Crede, University of East Anglia and Centre for Competition Policy

Resale Price Maintenance As A Response To Loss Leader Selling: A Good Defence?
Ajinkya Tulpule

Scottish Minimum Alcohol Pricing and Competition
Angus MacCulloch, Lancaster University Law School

17:30 Close of Proceedings, Post-workshop drinks and dinner