Special Report on the reform of the German Competition Act
Special Report by the Monopolies Commission pursuant to Section 44(1)(4) ARC, 27 October 2015
- Monopolies Commission considers as necessary a further alignment of the German competition penalty system to the EU rules.
- Monopolies Commission recommends to supplement the current penalty system by a criminal sanction for serious cartel infringements, and a criminally enforced legal requirement for the preservation of capital.
Energy 2015: A competitive market design for the Energiewende
Special Report pursuant to Sec. 62 of the Law on the Energy Industry, Bonn, 6 October 2015
- Monopolies Commission sees significant risks in the concept of an „Electricity Market 2.0", which can have repercussions on market prices and the capacity level.
- Monopolies Commission recommends various measures to reduce the necessity of grid extension.
Proposed concentration of Edeka Zentrale AG & Co. KG and Kaiser’s Tengelmann GmbH
Special Report by the Monopolies Commission pursuant to Sec. 42(4)(2) ARC, 3 August 2015
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