New to this edition
Readership: Practitioners specialising in competition and commercial law, particularly attorneys, in-house lawyers and officials at enforcement agencies. Also of interest to academics, reference libraries and post-graduate students.
Frank Wijckmans, Partner, Contrast, and Filip Tuytschaever, Partner, Contrast
Frank Wijckmans is founding partner at contrast European & Business Law and professor at the Brussels School of Competition. He is a member of the Brussels Bar.
Filip Tuytschaever is founding partner at contrast European & Business Law and professor at the Law Faculty of the University of Brussels (VUB). He is a member of the Brussels Bar.
"...this book successfully tackles the gap for a practical and extensive source of vertical restraints within EU competiton law ... It is an excellent book not only for practitioners and postgraduate students, but it also offers a useful and one-off source for further reseach in this area of EU competition law for academics and researchers as the book reflects the authors' practical, deep and broad knowledge of the EU law of vertical restraints." - Barbora Jedlickova, European Law Review
"The publication of a detailed analysis so soon after adoption of the new block exemptions is welcome." - Valentine Korah, London, CML
"A key and fully revised reference work that I found invaluable to bring me up to speed on this complex topic. - Dr Wolf Sauter, Professor, Tilburg Law School"
"Wijckmans and Tuytschaever have not merely updated this book but have also improved it while retaining the best parts of the earlier edition. The second edition of this book may be even more confidently recommended to both academics and practitioners as an essential subject resource." - Jonathan Fitchen, Edinburgh Law Review
Part I: Introduction
1.: General Introduction
Part II: Vertical Agreements Under Regulation 330/2010
2.: Vertical Agreements Within the Scope of Article 101(1) TFEU
3.: Vertical Agreements Within the Scope of Regulation 330/2010
4.: Hardcore Restrictions
5.: Non-Compete Obligation
6.: Frequently Used Distribution Formulas
7.: Supply Agreements
8.: Disapplication and Withdrawal
Part III: Vertical Agreements Outside the Scope of Regulation 330/2010
9.: Vertical Agreements Outside the Scope of Regulation 330/2010
Part IV: Motor Vehicle Distribution Under Regulation 461/2010
10.: Motor Vehicle Distribution Under Regulation 461/2010
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