... to guarantee free circulation or the freedom of
establishment to the application of the rules of competition, thus influencing the
fundamental institutions of legal activity such as professional tariffs,...
non compliance by the competent authority
in order to maintain or restore neutral
conditions of competition in the market or
ensure the orderly functioning and integrity
of the financial system, the...
... activities, but behind them underlies a common interest,
which infringes the principles of free competition.
This could be corrected with the establishment of an absolute prohibition between legal...
antitrust torts. The CCBE recognizes that ensuring effective access to justice for victims of competition
law infringements requires joint efforts from the EU and Member States. The Commission‟s...
... independence from the client.
As a service provider, a lawyer is an undertaking in the meaning of competition law, and, therefore,
competition considerations are also to be taken into account. However, the...
Court cases from national Supreme
and higher/special courts linked to
European Community law
Up to date on, and timely delivery of,
... concern to the legal profession in Europe and which has been raised in recent months
by national competition authorities and/or governments when carrying out a review of the legal
The CCBE will...
...sel Association (ACCA) — European Chapter,
International Bar Association
(Case C-550/07 P P) (1)
(Appeal — Competition — Measures of inquiry —
Commission’s powers of investigation — Legal professional
Representing Europe’s lawyers
COMMENTS ON THE COMMISSION’S LEGAL ANALYSIS IN ITS
REPORT ON COMPETITION IN PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
Conseil des Barreaux de l’Union européenne – Council of the Bars and Law...