Matīss Rostoks on the information exchange as a breach of the competition law

23.12.2015 Matīss Rostoks on the information exchange as a breach of the competition law

In the 15 December 2015 issue of magazine “Jurista vārds”, Matīss Rostoks, Associate of law firm TGS Baltic, gives an assessment of the practice of the Supreme Court of the Republic of Latvia and the European Court of Justice regarding the cases of the exchange of information as a breach of the competition law.

Matīss Rostoks stresses that the prohibited exchange of information could also happen indirectly, by using a common retailer or association (triangle relationship). Indirect exchange of information causes the risk of breach of the competition law for the information exchange intermediary as well.

To read the entire article (in Latvian) please click here.