The Conference "Antitrust between EU law and national law", now in its fourteenth edition, has been held since 1992, every two years, at Fondazione Cassamarca in Treviso. The topical issues and the high qualified speakers made the conference, from the first edition, one of the most significant opportunity for interaction between the main representatives of the Antitrust World, both at national and international level.Originally intended as a physical event to be held in Treviso in May 2020, the XIV edition of Conference was adapted to a digital format and is now offered as a virtual event.
Thanks to speakers that are high qualified experts, judges, leading attorneys from law firms and in-house legal departments, academics, professionals and members of antitrust authorities the debate will be focused on two main topics in the current scenario: the digital market and the antitrust reforms
The event is supported by UAE (Union des Avocats Européens), LIDC (Ligue Internationale Droit de la Concurrence), AIGI (Associazione Italiana dei Giuristi di Impresa), ECLA (European Company Lawyers Association), AAI (Associazione Antitrust Italiana) and Centro di Eccellenza Jean Monnet of the University of Milan, as well as by several sponsors like: 3M, Samsung, Intesa SanPaolo, Fujifilm, AstraZeneca, Compass Lexecon, Assindustria Venetocentro.
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About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Samsung inspires the world and shapes the future with transformative ideas and technologies. The company is redefining the worlds of TVs, smartphones, wearable devices, tablets, digital appliances, network systems, and memory, system LSI, foundry and LED solutions. For the latest news, please visit the Samsung Newsroom at http://news.samsung.com.
MLex is an independent media organization providing exclusive market insight, analysis and commentary on regulatory risk. Our customers, the world’s leading law firms, corporations, advisory firms and regulators, rely on MLex to ensure they are well positioned to take advantage of opportunities posed by regulatory change as well as mitigate the risks. With a track record of uncovering regulatory risk before it breaks in other news outlets, we offer up-to-the-minute coverage of regulatory threats and opportunities from the perspectives of M&A, antitrust / competition, trade, financial crime and digital privacy & security, as well as sector-specific regulation across tech, media, telecom, energy and financial services.
Legalcommunity.it is the first digital title of LC Publishing Group. Launched in 2011, the portal is aimed at business lawyers, tax consultants and accountants. Every day the website reports current and in-depth news from the business lawyers’ point of view, new appointments, firms’ revenues, deals and operations and industry reports.
is a media company which offers top class multimedia products to both publishers and broadcasters and to companies and institutions. Today, LaPresse is the first entrepreneurial multimedia agency in Italy. We produce news contents (text, photos and videos), 7/7 real time, 365/365, that we supply to 90% of the editorial and broadcast Italian market. Thanks to a bilateral agreement, LaPresse is the exclusive distributor of the Associated Press contents in Italy, while AP distributes LaPresse photos and text all over the world. Our agency also produces thematic channels, news and entertainments programs. Moreover, LaPresse press office is specialized in brand promotion for newspapers, TV channels and TV formats, besides the development and enhancement of cultural and entertainment events. It is also dedicated to brand development and media relations for companies. Lastly, LaPresse does celebrity managing, handling the image of several photographers, journalists, artists, authors and directors. Our features: international attitude, entrepreneurial competence, technological innovation flexibility and proactivity. LaPresse was founded in 1994 by the acquisition of Publifoto Torino, the photographic agency which launched photographic journalism in Italy thanks to the initiative and talent of Silvio Durante, Fedele Toscani, Vincenzo Carrese and Silvio Maresca. Born in the 30s, Publifoto aimed to testify through pictures the reborn of Italy, politically, economically and culturally. During the 90ies, Marco Durante, current LaPresse President together with his brother Massimo took the agency Publifoto Torino owned by their father and founded LaPresse who rapidly transformed in one of the most dynamic and innovative agency of the Italian news and communication landscape. Since then, besides being a photo agency, LaPresse started producing in-house videonews. Later, in 2010, thanks to the Agreement with Associated Press (through which LaPresse became exclusive distributor of the AP contents in Italy), LaPresse became press agency enriching its services with text too. Today, LaPresse can count on 8 offices (Milan, Rome, Turin, Florence, Verona, Trieste and Bruxelles) and more than 50 journalists (under the Director Vittorio Oreggia’s guide): thanks to these numbers and to a qualitative, complete, fast and reliable production, the agency is a top-quality multimedia content provider for publishers, broadcasters, companies and institutions. Moreover, it is the most international multimedia content provider in Italy thanks to the renewed partnership (since 1st January 2020) with Associated Press: this agreement gives to LaPresse the exclusive rights to distribute AP contents (both text, photos and videos) in Italy, while AP gives an international visibility to LaPresse by distributing its text and photos all around the world. www.lapresse.it.
The Intesa Sanpaolo Group is one of the top banking groups in Europe and is committed to supporting the economy in the countries in which it operates, specifically in Italy where it is also committed to becoming a reference model in terms of sustainability and social and cultural responsibility. The Intesa Sanpaolo Group is the leading banking group in Italy, with 11.8 million customers and approximately 3,700 branches. The Intesa Sanpaolo Group is the leading provider of financial products and services to both households and enterprises in Italy. The Group has a strategic international presence, with approximately 1,000 branches and 7.2 million customers. It is among the top players in several countries in Central Eastern Europe and in the Middle East and North Africa.
is the local subsidiary of the renowned Japanese corporation, which operates in several markets of modern industry and commerce. FUJIFILM Italia offers a wide and well differentiated products portfolio: confirming the commitment of a solid and modern company in investing in all branches of medical business, the technical offer is in continuous evolution and can provide complete services and solutions: Products and services for Healthcare Information Technology; Radiologic Medical Equipment; Flexible Endoscopy instruments; Ultrasound under the brand Fujifilm SonoSite; Dri-Chem, automated clinical chemistry analyzers. www.fujifilm.eu/it.
is the association representing industrial and service providing companies in the provinces of Padua and Treviso. With over 3.400 member companies employing over 166.000 people, it is the second largest Italian association belonging to Confindustria. Assindustria Venetocentro operates in two main areas: • the representation of companies and their values. Particular commitment is dedicated to representing the positions and needs of small and medium-sized enterprises, which are the basis of the economic system, also in public opinion. • services and consultancy in all matters of interest regarding company management: industrial relations, social security legislation, business law, health and safety, environmental legislation, taxation, training, credit and finance, internationalization, technological innovation, urban planning, quality and product certification, ICT. Alongside the activities of representation, consultancy and assistance in all the main business management areas, Assindustria Venetocentro carries out important project initiatives in design, innovation and initiatives that favour business co-operation between companies. www.assindustriavenetocentro.it.
develops and implements communication projects, that help its customers and partners to enhance their brand, giving added value in terms of content, aesthetic and emotional appeal. Cliniq’s goal is to create an empathic bond of mutual trust and knowledge, in which people are always at the center; inspiring creativity, cultivating talent and giving birth to daring, innovative, aspirational projects, orchestrated by a wise direction and a high level of professionalism and competence. www.cliniqbs.com.
is a team of world-leading economists providing cutting-edge analysis in competition policy, litigation, international arbitration, intellectual property, regulation and State aid cases, across all industries. We produce creative, compelling solutions, underpinned by rigorous economic thinking for law firm, corporate and government clients. Our team of 250+ experts in EMEA includes former senior officials at the European Commission and national competition authorities and academics from top-ranking universities. We have advised in over 50% of Phase II European Commission merger cases and over 30% of the cartels fined by the European Commission in the last five years. Globally, Compass Lexecon has advised clients in matters before regulatory agencies and courts in over 90 jurisdictions and worked for 84% of the current Fortune 100 companies over the last 10 years. Compass Lexecon is recognized by Chambers & Partners in Band 1 – Economic Analysts Global-wide and has been named ‘Competition Economics Firm of the Year’ by Who’s Who Legal for five consecutive years. www.compasslexecon.com
is a global, science-led biopharmaceutical company that focuses on the discovery, development and commercialisation of prescription medicines, primarly for the treatment of diseases in three therapy areas – Oncology, Cardiovascular, Renal & Metabolism, and Respiratory & Immunology. The company operates in over 100 countries and its innovative medicines are used by millions of patients worldwide. In Italy, AstraZeneca currently employs 700 people nationwide. In 2019, the company invested 18,2 million in Research and Development in the Country, launching 72 clinical trials in 800 centres and making an impact on the lives of almost 18.000 patients. For more information please visit www.astrazeneca.it.