CoRe 1/2022 – On the Competition Agenda: Transport, Merger Control, Digital Platforms and Foreign Subsidies

Issue 1/2022 of the European Competition and Regulatory Law Review (CoRe) is now available! Topics covered in the articles section include: can railway undertakings recover excessive infrastructure charges under Article 102 TFEU; a critical view on the increasingly fragmented and uncertain European merger control; an appraisal of the practices of airport operators and groundhandling; legislative and enforcement trends in the EU and US, aimed at promoting effective competition in digital platform markets; and the proposed Regulation on foreign subsidies distorting the internal market.

We feature country reports with recent developments from the Member States:

  • Austria: Discriminatory Rebates in the Postal Sector
  • Romania: New Digital Paradigm and Market Resilience
  • Sweden: Screening Foreign Direct Investments
  • Switzerland: Control of Abusive Conduct and Antitrust Reforms
  • United Kingdom: The Facebook/GIPHY Merger

Also in CoRe 1/2022, case notes on:


View the whole table of content of CoRe 1/2022: Here

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Call for Case Notes

The editorial team of CoRe welcomes case note submissions on the following judgments and decisions:

• Order of 16 July 2020, C-883/19 P – HSBC Holdings and Others v Commission
• Judgment of the Court (Fourth Chamber) of 20 January 2021, C-301/19 P – Commission Printeos
• Judgment of the Court (Grand Chamber) of 24 November 2020, C-59/19 – Wikingerhof GmbH & Co. KG v BV
• Judgment of the Court (Second Chamber) of 25 November 2020, C-823/18 P – Commission v GEA Group
• Judgment of the General Court (Third Chamber) of 27 January 2021, T-691/18 – KPN BV v European Commission


See further cases in the full Call for Case Notes