Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2006] All ER (D) 103 (Sep)
Court: Court of Justice of the European Communities (Second Chamber)
Judge:

Judges Timmermans (President of Chamber), Makarczyk, Silva de Lapuerta, Kuris and Arestis (Rapporteur).

Judgment Dates: 21 September 2006

Catchwords

European Community - Rules on competition - Agreements preventing, restricting or distorting competition - Sole distribution agreements - Commission finding appellant's trade agreements violating Community law - Court of First Instance dismissing appeal - Whether Court of First Instance erring - EC Treaty, art 81 - Council Regulation (EEC) 17/62.

The Case

In a case where the applicant company challenged the refusal of the Court of First Instance to annul a decision of the Commission, regarding several issues concerned with art81 of the EC Treaty, the Court of Justice dismissed the appeal and allowed the Commission's cross-appeal.

Practice Areas

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