Restraints of trade and dominance in Ireland: overview


Author: Richard Ryan

A Q&A guide to restraints of trade and dominance in Ireland.

The Q&A gives a succinct overview of restraints of trade, monopolies and abuses of market power in Ireland. In particular, it covers the regulatory authorities and the regulatory framework, the scope of rules, exemptions, exclusions, statutes oflimitation, notification, investigations, penalties and enforcement, third party damages claims, EU law, joint ventures and proposals for reform.

This article first appeared in Practical Law – A Thomson Reuters Legal Solution.