Here you will find the most recent national judgements.
12. June 2019
The Maritime and Commercial Court has confirmed that it was illegal, when HMN Naturgas, together with two competitors and an industry association, coordinated prices for service of natural gas furnaces in the Greater Copenhagen area and Central and Northern Jutland. The Competition Council first decided in the case in 2016.
01. May 2019
The City Court of Hillerød has fined the demolition company Nedrivningsaktieselskabet J. Jensen DKK 1 million for exchanging prices with a competing demolition company in four cases. Moreover, the City Court fined two members of the company’s management each DKK 25.000.
Plumbing company and management members from several plumbing companies pay fines in settlements for bid rigging
07. March 2019
The plumbing company Christoffersen & Knudsen A/S and three members from the management in this and two other plumbing companies have entered into settlements with the Danish State Prosecutor for Serious Economic and International Crime for infringing section 6 of the Danish Competition Act.
18. February 2019
The City Court of Hillerød has fined the demolition company CMP Nedrivning ApS DKK 5 million for exchanging prices with competing demolition companies in 11 cases. Moreover, the City Court fined two members of the company’s management each DKK 125,000.
Denmark: Distributor of hair products sentenced to pay a fine of DKK 1,000,000 for resale price maintenance
15. February 2019
On February 15, 2019, The City Court of Næstved sentenced the compa-ny Icon Hairspa (a Danish distributor of hair products) to pay a fine of DKK 1,000,000 (€ 134,000) for resale price maintenance. A person from the management was sentenced to pay a fine of DKK 100,000 (€13,400).
Denmark: Two members of the management in now dissolved demolition company fined DKK 300.000 each in bid rigging case
18. January 2019
The City Court of Hillerød has fined two members of the management in a now dissolved demolition company for infringing the Danish Competition Act by bid rigging.
03. January 2019
The Danish Competition Appeal Tribunal has upheld a decision taken by the Danish Competition Council (DCC) that a horizontal cooperation agreement/decision among more than 50 independent camera distributors, who are members of an association of camera distributors called Team DS, constituted an infringement of section 6 of the Danish Competition Act and Article 101 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (TFEU).
20. December 2018
The City Court of Odense acquitted the construction companies Jorton A/S and H. Skjøde Knudsen A/S as well as three members of the management in a bid rigging case.
11. December 2018
The district court in Aarhus has ruled 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.
Danish Competition Appeals Board remits a case regarding the Danish roofing membrane market to Danish Competition Council
13. September 2018
The case concerns whether the only two Danish manufacturers of roofing membranes, Icopal Danmark ApS (“Icopal”) and Nordic Waterproofing A/S (“NWP”), as well as the two associations Danske Tagpapfabrikanters Brancheforening (“DTB”, in English “Association of Danish Manufactures of Bituminous Waterproofing”) and Tagpapbranchens Oplysningsråd (“TOR”, in English “Danish Roofing Advisory Board) have entered into an agreement and/or concerted practice with the aim to foreclose actual and potential competitors and limit product supply.