Tag Archives: selective distribution

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SELECTIVE DISTRIBUTION: ONLINE SALE RESTRICTIONS & LUXURY BRAND IMAGE JUSTIFICATION AFTER COTY

  On 6 December 2017 the Court of Justice of the EU (CJEU) delivered a long awaited preliminary ruling in Coty case C-230/16[1], The judgement follows the Advocate General’s opinion and provides guidance on the legality of online sale bans in selective distribution agreements in the EU, focusing on  the ‘luxury brand image’ justification. Background […]

MAİN COMPETİTİON CONCERNS İN E-COMMERCE SECTOR: HİGHLİGHTS OF THE EC’s FİNAL REPORT

Following a year of e-commerce sector inquiry, on 10 May 2017 the European Commission published its Final report on the e-commerce sector inquiry (“Report”) outlining prevailing market trends and competition concerns linked to e-commerce, ultimately identifying priorities for enforcing the competition rules. Companies that are active in the e-commerce sector may wish to pay a […]