ECN Directive Transposed Into Italian Law

December 8, 2021

On November 30, 2021, Italian Legislative Decree No. 185/2021 was adopted (the “Decree”), transposing Directive (EU) 2019/1 (the “ECN+ Directive”), which aims to achieve a more effective application of EU competition rules by the National Competition Authorities (the “NCAs”).

To that end, the ECN+ Directive provides for minimum standards to ensure that NCAs have the instruments, resources and sanctioning powers to apply Articles 101 and 102 TFEU effectively.

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