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Plumbing company pays fine in settlement for bid rigging

15. August 2017

On July 20, 2017, the Danish plumbing company Fredensborg VVS-Teknik 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.

New decision from complaints board increases clarity regarding the Danish Public Procurement Act

09. August 2017

Contracting entities can choose not to publish the entire evaluation method in their tender documents. This has been decided by the Danish complaints board in a test case. The Competition and Consumer Authority brought the case before the board to clarify how section 160 of the Danish Public Procurement Act, concerning the publication of evaluation models, should be interpreted.

New collaboration with hotels to increase competition between online travel agents

13. July 2017

Competition and Consumer Authority collaborates with Danish Chamber of Commerce and HORESTA to help Danish hotels get better deals with and increase competition between online travel agents (OTAs).

New guidance on documentation for tenders

30. June 2017

The Competition and Consumer Authority is now issuing an expanded guidance on ESDP which also examines questions on the documentation of information provided in the ESPD and guidance on the use of e-Certis.

The Danish Competition and Consumer Authority launches draft guidelines on joint bidding under competition law

27. June 2017

The Danish Competition and Consumer Authority has published draft guidelines on joint bidding consortia. The draft guidelines contain, inter alia, information on the assessments undertakings shall make when they consider bidding for a contract together with one or more undertakings.

New guidance on tax issues in public procurement

21. June 2017

New guidance from the Danish Competition and Consumer Authority clarifies how requirements may be imposed regarding tax issues in connection with procurement and where the boundaries lie within the EU procurement rules.

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