Criminalization of Competition Law Enforcement
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Criminalization of Competition Law Enforcement

Economic and Legal Implications for the EU Member States

Edited by Katalin J. Cseres, Maarten Pieter Schinkel and Floris O.W. Vogelaar

This timely book brings together contributions from prominent scholars and practitioners to the ongoing debate on the criminalization of competition law enforcement. Recognizing that existing remedies and sanctions may be insufficient to deter breaches of competition law, several EU Member States have followed the US example and introduced pecuniary penalties for executives, professional disqualification orders, and even jail sentences. Addressing issues such as unsolved legal puzzles, standard of proof, leniency programs and internal cartel stability, this book is a marker for future policy debate.
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Chapter 19: Country Experiences with Criminal Law Sanctions: Discussion by Panel

Floris O.W. Vogelaar, Patrick Massey, Aini Proos, Diana Guy and Eleanor M. Fox


Presider: Floris O.W. Vogelaar Participants: Patrick Massey Aini Proos Dirk Schroeder Diana Guy Eleanor M. Fox Pieter Kalbfleisch Interventions: Pierre Bos Barents & Krans Terry Calvani Competition Authority of Ireland Weijer VerLoren Houthoff Buruma van Themaat Bruce Lyons University of East Anglia Andreas Stephan University of East Anglia Enrico Leonardo LUISS Guido Camilli Carli, Rome Professor Vogelaar Ladies and gentlemen, my taking over the chair from Professor Ehlermann for this second panel discussion is not a personal coup, but a pre-agreed and silent take-over of proceedings, in order to allow my dear friend Claus-Dieter to go out of the room at some point to catch his train in time. I will now take over the proceedings, thanking you, Claus-Dieter, already at this stage for what you have done for us, both in 319 Cseres 03 chap11 319 28/8/06 09:00:01 320 Country experiences with criminal law sanctions preparation for this conference and during the day. I will try and lead this large group of people into a panel discussion, whilst at the same time urging you in the audience to participate in the discussions as well. So, I am inviting anyone to come forward with any remark, question on the intervention of each of the others behind the table at this stage, in the first place on what we have heard in the afternoon, but I would also be willing to take questions on matters regarding this morning. So to whom can I give the floor? Mr Bos How...

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