7 February: BUSINESS MEETING IN GERMAN CENTRE MOSCOW
German Centre Moscow in cooperation with Beiten Burkhardt held a Business Breakfast on the topic: "Antitrust regulation in Russia: practical application in 2018 and planned amendments"
The topics featured were the following:
• The amendments to antitrust legislation that are planned: the “fifth” antitrust package, the draft law on tariff regulation, amendments to the law on foreign investments in strategic companies, etc.
• Clarifications of the Federal Antimonopoly Service of Russia in 2018: classification of agreements in auctions as anti-competitive, imposition of liability for abuse of a dominant position, etc. • Overview of the practical application of antitrust legislation and the most interesting cases regarding the violation of antitrust legislation of 2018
• Roadmap on the development of competition in sectors of the economy for 2018-2020: the specific measures that are planned