EU and Competition

Market conduct restricting competition may result in considerable economic consequences. These may include liability to pay damages or fines, invalidity of agreements as well as complications with regard to acquisitions. Glimstedt has extensive experience of and can assist with competition legal advice on drafting of agreements, establishment of new businesses and acquisitions as well as with the evaluation of if a conduct is in accordance with Swedish or EU competition rules. We assist both Swedish and international entities, trade organizations and authorities before courts, arbitral tribunals and competition authorities and we provide educational programs adapted to our clients’ operations and assist with so called “Compliance Programs”. Furthermore, we assist both contracting authorities and suppliers in matters regarding public procurement and in cases concerning damages or the review of procurements in accordance with the Swedish Procurement Act etc.