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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