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Enforcement and Cases

The Competition Council and the Corruption Prevention and Combating Bureau perform joint procedural actions

On 3 September, the Competition Council of Latvia (the CC) in cooperation with the Corruption Prevention and Combating Bureau of Latvia carried out procedural activities. The CC carried out an unannounced inspection at ten largest construction industry companies on the basis of suspicions regarding possible infringement of the Section 11 of the Competition Law – prohibited agreement.

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The Competition Council adopts a decision imposing interim measures regarding waste management in Riga

On  September 9th the Competition Council of Latvia (the CC) adopted a decision imposing interim measures on Riga Municipality and the limited liability company owned by it – SIA Getliņi EKO,-  ordering, inter alia, to immediately suspend the concession agreement in so far as it affects the collection and transportation of separately collected and unsorted household waste in Riga.

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Retailer fined for unfair commercial practices to suppliers

Konkurencijos taryba found that Norfos mažmena and Rivona infringed the Law on the Prohibition of Unfair Practices of Retailers (Law) by setting requirement for food and drink suppliers to pay fees for sales promotion.

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Antimonopoly Office of the Slovak Republic again decided about the abuse of dominant position in rail freight transport

On 19 July 2019 the Antimonopoly Office of the Slovak Republic, the Division of Abuse of Dominant Position and Vertical Agreements, (hereafter "the Office") issued a decision, by which it imposed a fine in the amount of EUR 2 990 651 on an undertaking operating in the area of rail freight transport for the abuse of dominant position.

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Vertical Agreement: Antimonopoly Office of the SR has decided on vertical agreement in the area of distribution and sale of children´s goods

On 15 July 2019 the Antimonopoly Office of the Slovak Republic, the Division of Abuse of Dominant Position and Vertical Agreements, (hereafter the “Office”) issued a decision, by which it imposed a fine on the company ags 92, s.r.o., Bratislava in the amount of EUR 20 632 for a vertical agreement restricting competition under the Article 4 Paragraph 1 in connection with the Article 4 Paragraph 4 Letter a

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Due to the Office´s intervention, Volvo will provide higher discounts on spare parts to independent repairers

The Office for the Protection of Competition has closed the administrative proceedings with Volvo Group Czech Republic, s.r.o. regarding possible abuse of a dominant position after the company had submitted commitments with the aim to adjust the discounts granted to independent repairers for the purchase of original spare parts for Renault Trucks.

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KONKURENCIJOS TARYBA APPROVES COMMITMENTS BY LIETUVOS PAŠTAS

Lietuvos paštas committed to inform other postal service providers about any pricing changes in advance and not to create any obstacles to its competitors operating in the same market.

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Companies fined for cartel in public tender of cemetery maintenance services

Konkurencijos taryba found that in the public tender of Vilnius city cemetery maintenance services the firms belonging to the group of companies City Service SE concluded a cartel agreement with their competitor Naujininkų ūkis. Konkurencijos taryba fined these companies a total of EUR 412,100.

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