Calculating the Cartel Fine: A Question of Jurisdiction or a Question of Economic Importance?


Philip Bentley and David Henry wrote this bylined article to advocate that the EU rules for which acts to consider in determining the amount of a competition law fine should correlate with the rules on jurisdiction. “At the very least, our approach would have the effect that any rules designed to resolve conflicts of jurisdiction would also avoid double penalties for the same anticompetitive acts,” the authors wrote.