Wednesday, March 6, 2013
Posted by D. Daniel Sokol
Gaetane Goddin, DG Competition asks Access to Documents in Competition Files: Where do we Stand, Two Years after TGI?
ABSTRACT: In 2010, the Court of Justice opened the way for taking the specificities of competition law into account while assessing requests for access to documents. In the subsequent case law, the Court has developed its balanced holistic approach by establishing a series of general presumptions of non-disclosure Important issues remain to clarify, especially in antitrust/cartel cases, and the General Court still has to align its case law.