Friday, July 17, 2015
Florian Wagner-von Papp, University College London Faculty of Laws examines De Minimis.
ABSTRACT: This short article summarizes recent developments on the de minimis exception in EU competition law and the competition law of the Member States. Most of the article is devoted to the de minimis exception in Article 101(1) TFEU and the corresponding national provisions. This includes a discussion of the Expedia judgment, the 2014 revision of the European Commission's de minimis Notice, and to what extent object restriction that have a negligible impact on competition fall outside Article 101(1) TFEU.