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European Commission Commercial Insurance Investigation – Update Jul 27

The European Commission is currently investigating allegations of price fixing and market manipulation of Irish commercial insurance policies.  Many people in business have complained that their insurance policy premiums have increased without explanation.  There are further complaints that renewal notices only arrive ...

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Knowledge Nomads Jul 24

We are delighted to be joining the Knowledge Nomads for their inaugural Summer Legal Conference in Berlin commencing on Sunday 23 July 2017.

Over the course of five days, a wide variety of novel and cutting edge topics will be discussed such as:

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Irish Motor Insurers Subject to Anti-Competitive Investigation Jul 5

Over the last 48 hours news has broken that the European Commission Competition Directorate (DG 1V) has targeted insurance companies providing motor insurance in Ireland.

The raids conducted by the Commission are part of a wider investigation into allegations of price fixing between ...

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On the 25 of April 2017 the first 51 High Court claims brought by truck owners were entered into the Competition List of the High Court.  This list fast-tracks claims where there is an allegation of anti-competitive behaviour.  The Irish claims brought ...

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Summary Of European Commission Settlement Decision In Truck Cartel Case Apr 11

On 6 April, the European Commission published its non-confidential version of the settlement decision in the EU truck cartel case.  As the truck manufacturers settled the case with the European Commission, the decision is not as detailed as it might have been ...

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