On 17 November 2020, Portolano Cavallo is hosting a webinar about the ongoing review of the EU rules on vertical restraints. BLOMSTEIN partner Anna Huttenlauch will be one of the panellists together with distinguished colleagues Enzo Marasá and Irene Picciano from Portolano Cavallo and Marco Plankensteiner from Kramer Levin. The webinar will also examine vertical enforcement in the key jurisdictions Italy, France and Germany.
The evaluation of the Vertical Block Exemption Regulation, which expires on 31 May 2022, and related Guidelines is ongoing and the European Commission recently published its Inception Impact Assessment. The panellists will discuss what changes are expected, their impacts as well as recent cases decided by national competition authorities in Italy, France and Germany in order to give companies guidance on how to design their distribution system.
The webinar starts at 5 pm CET and is now open for registration. Find more information here.