The UK Consumer Rights Act 2015 is set to come into force on 1 October 2015, bringing changes to domestic competition law and increasing the remit of the Competition Appeals Tribunal (CAT). Victims of anti-competitive practices will be able to bring standalone damages claims in the CAT. The limitation period for bringing follow-on-proceedings in the…Details
Daniel Preiskel was quoted in Capacity Magazine’s article on telecoms corruption “Risky Business“. To read the full article, click here.
The European Commission announced a proposal to launch a competition inquiry in the e-commerce sector. The inquiry will focus on identifying and tackling barriers to cross-border e-commerce in order to achieve a connected Digital Single Market. This announcement was made one day after the College of Commissioners had the first discussion on the Digital Single Market Strategy, which is…Details
Tim Cowen will be chairing the event “Unlocking growth and innovation through consumer-focused competition” at Res Publica
Tim Cowen will be chairing the event “Unlocking growth and innovation through consumer-focused competition“, an invitation only meeting dealing with Competition Law and Policy. The event will take place at Res Publica on Friday 20 March 2015 at 8 am. Click here for further information.
Tim Cowen has been appointed to the International Bar Association Telecommunications Committee. He will be chairing the session “Consolidation in the mobile, network and content industries” at the 26th Annual Communications and Competition Law Conference. The session will take place at the IBA Committee’s joint annual conference with the IBA Competition Committee in The Savoy, London on 11…Details
Tim Cowen will be chairing the UK Chapter Event of the International Institute of Communications on the 27th April in the Ofcom Riverside House, London. For more information and to register click here.
Daniel Preiskel is speaking at the IBC Telecoms Law and Regulation conference. The conference will take place on 27 – 28 May 2015 in the Radisson Blu Portman, London. Click here for more information on the IBC Telecoms Law and Regulation conference 2015.
Danny Preiskel provided his insight on the BT/EE merger and its impact on the telecoms industry in the UK and Europe. The interview is a contribution to LexisNexis Corporate Law, a website providing the latest legal updates and trend reports written by lawyers and an extended group of leading experts and industry commentators. Click here…Details
Daniel Preiskel is speaking at Mobile World Congress on Consumer Trust in mobile at a MEF event. MEF is the global community for mobile content. Daniel will be presenting on EU data protection, in particular as it affects big data and the cloud. covering the draft EU General Data Protection Regulations. The event is on…Details
Daniel Preiskel is speaking at the Telecoms Wholesale Fraud conference organised by Capacity Media at the Waldorf Astoria on 28 Jan in London.
Full details of the Capacity Media International Wholesale Fraud Forum 2015 can be found at http://www.capacityconferences.com/Combatting-Fraud.html