Horizontal Agreements under the EU Legal Framework and Criminalization of Anti-Trust Enforcement.
School of Economics, Business Administration and Legal Studies, LLM in Transnational and European Commercial Law, Mediation, Arbitration and Energy Law
This dissertation was written as part of the LLM in Transnational and Europe
Commercial Law, Mediation, Arbitration and Energy Law at the International
The main difficulty that I faced during my thesis was the fact that there is
specific definition of the term
undertaking and agreements in the field of antitrust law
and my research based on case by case research of the European jurisprudence.
Furthermore, the concept of penal enforcement in Europe was also
a real challenge to
This was also the beauty of this research,
through studying the ECJ’s rulings, I had the chance to deepen my knowledge
in the European Competition Law, to understand better the main objectives that
the ECJ and the Commission have concerning Article 101
TFEU and present
interpretative legal issues and
the conflicts and even the inconsistencies in some rulings in my scientific work.