|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 169 (Apr)|
|Neutral Citation:|| EWHC 987 (Ch)|
|Representation||Alan Maclean QC and Richard Blakeley (instructed by stevensdrake Solicitors) for the claimants.|
|Mark Brealey QC and Sara Ford (instructed by Herbert Smith LLP) for HAL.|
|Judgment Dates:||15 April 2011|
Competition - Rules on competition - Abuse of dominant position - Defendant airport company owning and operating Heathrow Airport (HA) - Defendant and claimant car parking companies operating valet parking activities from forecourts of relevant HA terminals with off site car parks - Defendant proposing to change valet parking arrangements by getting claimants to carry out those services from terminals' car parks - Defendant remaining as only valet parking supplier on terminals' forecourts - Claimants commencing proceedings against defendant alleging abuse of dominant position - Whether defendant abusing dominant position - Whether defendant's conduct having anti-competitive effect - Whether defendant's conduct objectively justified - .