Jacopo Figus Diaz’s practice focuses on antitrust/EU competition law.
He advises on a wide range of issues, including cartels, EU and international merger control proceedings, cooperation arrangements, and litigation before EU Courts. His experience covers various sectors, notably pharmaceuticals and industrials.
Jacopo joined the firm as a stagiaire in 2009 and returned to the firm as an associate in 2011.
Prior to joining Cleary Gottlieb, Jacopo worked as an academic assistant at the College of Europe.
- “Lundbeck v. Commission: Reverse Payment Patent Settlements As Restrictions of Competition by Object”, Journal of European Competition Law & Practice, December 1, 2016.
- “La ripartizione di ricavi derivanti dalla vendita collettiva dei diritti audiovisivi degli eventi calcistici. Controversie tra le squadre e prospettive antitrust (Collective sale of audiovisual football rights: An antitrust assessment of revenue sharing criteria in light of the legal actions carried-out by Italian major clubs),” Rivista di Diritto Sportivo, Coni 2016. (G. Scassellati-Sforzolini and F. Balestra co-authors).