Here you will find the most recent national judgements.
23. January 2020
The High Court of Western Denmark has confirmed that the Danish Competition and Consumer Authority acted correctly in connection with the notification of the merger between Dansk Supermarked A/S (now Salling Group) and Wupti.com A/S in the summer of 2015.
07. January 2020
The High Court has fined the construction companies Jorton A/S and H. Skjøde Knudsen A/S respectively DKK 3,000,000 (€ 401,442) and DKK 267,628 (€ XXX) for bid rigging. Two members of the managements were fined respectively DKK 75,000 (€ 10,036) and DKK 50,000 (€ 6,690).
20. December 2019
The City Court of Copenhagen has imposed a fine of DKK 30 million to the ambulance service company Falck Danmark A/S for abuse of dominant position. Falck abused its dominant position by excluding its competitor BIOS from ambulance services in the Region of Southern Denmark.
10. December 2019
The High Court sentenced the Danish distributor of hair products Icon Hairspa A/S for resale price maintenance. Icon Hairspa A/S de-manded that the company’s dealers followed the recommended retail price as minimum price when selling “Kevin Murphy” hair products.
27. November 2019
The Danish Supreme Court has decided that the two undertakings LKF Vejmarkering (now GVCO) and Eurostar Danmark infringed the Danish competition Act, by submitting joint bids for a project for the Danish Road Directorate in 2014.
07. November 2019
The High Court has fined the demolition company CMP Nedrivning ApS DKK 5 million and two members of the company’s management each DKK 125,000. The company exchanged prices with competing demolition companies. Thus, the High Court upholds the ruling at the City Court of Hillerød.
Gå til Competition Appeals Tribunal: Outdoor media owners illegally fixed discounts for several years
07. November 2019
The Danish Competition Appeals Tribunal has upheld the decision by the Danish Competition Council stating that Clear Channel Danmark A/S and AFA JCDecaux A/S agreed to fix discounts in violation of the Danish Competition Act. The two companies are competitors and both sell outdoor advertisement space. The Competition Council will now refer the case to the State Prosecutor for Serious Economic and International Crime.
21. October 2019
Danish Maritime and Commercial Court confirms Competition Council decision: Agreement between media agencies constituted anti-competitive customer allocation.
27. September 2019
The City Court of Glostrup acquitted the companies Bjerregaard Sikkerhed A/S and Bacher Logistics A/S as well as two members of the managements in a bid rigging case related to a framework agreement concerning work clothes.
25. September 2019
The competition authorities have entered into a settlement with the energy company Ørsted in the so-called Elsam II case.