Otis: Can the Commission be a Victim in Addition to Acting as a Police Officer, a Prosecutor and a Judge?

Vallery, Anne
June 2013
Journal of European Competition Law & Practice;Jun2013, Vol. 4 Issue 3, p232
Academic Journal
In a judgment issued on 6 November 2012, the Court of Justice affirmed that the Commission, in its capacity as the European Union's representative in legal proceedings, has the right to bring an action for damages before the national courts, on behalf of the European Union, to seek compensation for the harm suffered as a result of an antitrust infringement.


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