EU Lawmakers Eye Tweaks To Antitrust Damages Plan

Law360, New York (October 10, 2013, 8:05 PM EDT) -- The legislative committee charged with reviewing a European Commission proposal to make it easier for cartel victims to recover damages largely endorsed the watchdog's plan in a draft report last week, but suggested including a new principle of protection for leniency documents.

The rapporteur for the European Parliament's Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs applauded the efforts to make sure the victims of competition violations can win compensation in a draft report dated Oct. 3. But the report also suggested several tweaks to the EC's June...
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