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Design company pays fine of DKK 6 million for dictating prices
GUBI A/S, a Danish design company within furniture and lighting, has entered into a settlement and accepted to pay a fine of DKK 6 million for infringing the Danish Competition Act. The company contacted the authorities on the matter themselves and acknowledged to have violated the law.
Association of passenger carriers pays a fine of DKK 400,000 for bid rigging
The association of undertakings Økonomisk Forening for Persontransport has accepted a fine of DKK 400,000 (app € 53,643) for coordinating bids between its members.
The Danish Competition Council has approved OK a.m.b.a.’s acquisition of natural gas customer agreements and Ørsted Varmeservice A/S
On 18 August 2020, the Danish Competition and Consumer Authority (hereinafter “DCCA”) received a complete notification of OK a.m.b.a.’s (hereinafter “OK”) acquisition of sole control of Ørsted Varmeservice A/S and 107.000 natural gas customer agreements from Ørsted Privatsalg El & Gas A/S.
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