Lunch Talk Series

Lunch Talks

The GCLC organizes monthly lunch talks in Brussels on current topics of competition law and economics. Those lunch talks are intended to provide a discussion platform for private practitioners and competition officials. With over 50 lunch talks to date, and on average 100 registered participants, the GCLC lunch talks have been praised by the competition community for providing networking and socializing opportunities in a club environment.

66th Lunch Talk

RECOVERY OF UNLAWFUL STATE AID AND INSOLVENCY RULES: IN NEED OF A GREATER FLEXIBILITY?

When: 24 June 2013

Where: The Hotel, 38 Boulevard de Waterloo, 1000 Brussels

Speakers:

  • Barbara BRANDTNER, DG COMP 
  • Kristina HAVERKAMP, Head of Economic Department, Permanent Representation of the Federal Republic of Germany to the European Union
  • Marc PITTIE, Bredin Prat

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65th Lunch Talk

COMPLIANCE PROGRAMMES IN EU AND NATIONAL COMPETITION LAW

When: 23 May 2013

Where: Fondation Universitaire, Rue d'Egmont 11, 1000 Bruxelless

Speakers:

  • Hendrik Bourgeois, General Electric (GE)
  • Steven Preece, Office of Fair Trading (U.K.)
  • Wouter Wils, European Commission and King's College London

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64th Lunch Talk

THE COMMISSION'S DECISION IN THE UPS/TNT CASE: ANOTHER ONE BITES THE DUST?

When: 4 April 2013

Where: The Hotel, 38 Boulevard de Waterloo, 1000 Brussels

Speakers:

  • Stephan Simon, DG Competition
  • Pierre Honoré, Bredin Prat
  • Andrea Lofaro, RBB Economics

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63rd Lunch Talk

SEARCH ENGINE AND COMPETITION LAW  

When: 8 February 2013

Where: The Hotel, 38 Boulevard de Waterloo, 1000 Brussels

Speakers:

  • Cédric Argenton, TILEC - Tilburg University
  • Alfonso Lamadrid, Garrigues
  • Anne Perrot, MAPP

62nd Lunch Talk

THE ENFORCEMENT SYSTEM OF EU COMPETITION CASES: IN NEED OF REPAIR? AND HOW? 

When: 18 January 2013, The Hotel, 38 Boulevard de Waterloo, 1000 Brussels

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61st Lunch Talk

THE GENERAL COURT'S JUDGMENT IN THE MICROSOFT COMPLIANCE CASE T-167/08

When: 26 September 2012, The Hotel, 38 Boulevard de Waterloo, 1000 Brussels

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61st GCLC Lunch Talk