Goyder's EC Competition Law by Joanna GoyderGoyder's EC Competition Law by Joanna Goyder

Goyder's EC Competition Law

byJoanna Goyder, Albertina Albors-Llorens

Paperback | April 19, 2009

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Goyder's EC Competition Law is firmly established as a classic text on this area of law. The emergence of competition law has been one of the most important features of the EC and has had a significant impact on many aspects of UK business and economic life. This book provides a full accountof its development since the inception of the EC in 1957.Competition law is a complex and often highly technical subject which the authors have unlocked by exploring its historical origins and early developments before illustrating the main areas of substantive law. Covering all of the major areas studied on undergraduate and postgraduate courses, thebook contains not only a full account of the substantive law and its social, political and economic context, but also a penetrating assessment of its practical effectiveness and likely future development. Topics covered in this new, revised, fifth edition, include:* the Modernisation of the Enforcement of the EC Competition rules * the new Block Exemption Regulations on Motor Vehicle and Distribution, and Technology Transfer Agreements* the Commission review of Article 82 EC* the new Merger Regulation* recent developments in international aspects of EC competition law.
Joanna Goyder, Barrister, England and Wales, has worked in Brussels in the field of EU and competition law since 1990. Since 2000 she has been head of knowledge management, legal training and publications for the Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer international competition law practice. She is the author of EC Distribution Law (Hart Publi...
Title:Goyder's EC Competition LawFormat:PaperbackDimensions:660 pages, 9.69 × 6.73 × 0.03 inPublished:April 19, 2009Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:019923230X

ISBN - 13:9780199232307

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Table of Contents

Part I: The Early Years1. Introduction2. Competition Policy and the Role of Economics3. The Origins of European Competition Law4. The Early Years of DG Comp5. The Advent of the Block ExemptionPart II: The Substantive Law of the European Community6. Article 81(1) Analysis 17. Article 81(1) Analysis 28. Article 81(3) Conditions for Exemption9. Horizontal Agreements: Cartels10. Distribution Agreements and Practices11. Distribution: Selective Distribution and Franchising12. Intellectual Property Rights: Licensing13. Article 82: The Concept of Dominance14. Article 82: Abuse15. Article 82: Its Relationship with Article 8116. Mergers (1)17. Mergers (2)18. Joint Ventures and Horizontal Co-operation Agreements19. Enforcement of Community Law by National Authorities20. National Courts and the Direct Application of Community Law21. Member States and EC Competition Rules22. International Aspects of EC Competition LawPart III: Conclusions and Prospects23. Fifty Years of the Treaty Rome24. The Future of European Competition Law

Editorial Reviews

`Review from previous edition There is much to recommend in this book. Certainly, it should be included on the bookshelf of any serious practitioner of EC law.' European Intellectual Property Review