An introduction to EU Competition law: a brief survey of its origins, objectives and operation within the European Union
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About the Event
Dr Joost Houdijk is a senior lawyer in the European and Competition Law team of the Benelux law firm AKD. Joost has over twelve years of experience in advising and assisting clients in all aspects of competition law (cartel enforcement cases, merger control notifications, legal opinions, advice, (cross-border) litigation, contracts, etc.), in drafting and negotiating complex agreements (selective distribution, exclusive distribution, technology transfer, license, etc.), and in all aspects of consumer protection law and market practices (advertising, pricing, guarantees, distant sales, unfair competition, etc.).
Joost regularly lectures, both at universities (University of Utrecht, Radboud University Nijmegen) and at private educational institutes (OSR, AVDR, United Business Institutes Brussels). He has published a large number of articles in over twenty-five different legal journals and other published sources.