Here you will find the most recent national judgements.
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.
SEAS-NVE Holding A/S and Syd Energi Holding A/S accept fines for not notifying a merger and pre-implementation
04. July 2018
On 21 and 22 June 2018, the energy companies SEAS-NVE Holding A/S and Syd Energi Holding A/S each accepted fines of DKK 4,000,000 (€ 537,000) for infringing Section 12 b (1) and 12 c (5) of the Danish Competition Act.
14. June 2018
The Danish Competition Appeal Tribunal has upheld the findings of the Danish Competition Council that a horizontal cooperation agreement between two independent media agencies constituted an infringement of Section 6 of the Danish Competition Act.
17. April 2018
The Danish Competition Appeal Tribunal has upheld the findings of the Danish Competition Council that the horizontal agreements described below, and entered into in the framework of the Danish umbrella organization “Campingrådet”, had as their object to restrict competition on the camping card market.
Denmark: Real estate chain and the Danish Association of Chartered Estate Agents sentenced to fines for unlawful boycott
30. January 2018
On January 30, 2018, the City Court of Copenhagen passed sentence upon the real estate chain EDC-Gruppen A/S and the Danish Association of Chartered Estate Agents for infringing section 6 of the Danish Competition Act.
17. January 2018
On 11 January 2018, the contruction company Troels Jørgensen A/S entered into a settlement with a competitor for infringing section 6 of the Danish Competition Act. The company accepted to pay a fine of DKK 3,200,000 (€ 429,500).
Denmark: ”Metro Cash & Carry Danmark A/S, Denmark, sentenced to pay a fine of DKK 50,000 for withholding information in a merger case”
16. November 2017
On 16 November 2017, the High Court in Denmark upheld a sentence from the City Court of Glostrup. The sentence means that Metro Cash & Carry Danmark A/S must pay a fine of DKK 50,000 (€ 6,720) for withholding information in a merger case.
15. December 2016
The city Court in Holstebro has fined the furniture wholesaler Canett Furniture A/S DKK 600,000 for infringing the Danish Competition Act’s prohibition on resale price maintenance.
08. November 2016
Opel Danmark A/S has entered into a settlement and accepted to pay a fine of DKK 8.25 million for infringing the Danish Competition Act. The company instructed its dealers to sell used leasing, rental and demo cars at fixed prices.
Denmark: ”Franchise chain in Denmark pays fine in settlement for fixed selling prices and shared markets of supply with respect to milking robots”
05. November 2016
In April 2016, the franchisor Lely Nordic A/S, three Danish franchisees and a person from the management in Lely Nordic A/S entered into a settlement with the Danish State Prosecutor for Serious Economic and International Crime for infringing section 6 of the Danish Competition Act and article 101 of the Treaty of the Functioning of the European Union.