Competition/European Law Department

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In a legal environment affected by the ever-growing relevance of national and European competition law, DORDA provides advice to domestic and international clients on all aspects of this legal field. Our services range from the representation of our clients in merger control and anti-trust proceedings before Austrian and European authorities, the drafting and negotiation of customised agreements involving competition law issues (such as distribution and licensing agreements) to the development of anti-trust compliance programmes for our clients.

Our services include:

  • Merger notifications at national & EU level, including multi-jurisdictional coordination of filings
  • Cartel investigations and cases before national and EU competition authorities & courts
  • Distribution and contract related antitrust law
  • Strategic advice on antitrust compliance, e.g. pricing and rebate strategies
  • Legal assistance during inspections by competition authorities (“dawn raids“)
  • Antitrust litigation and private enforcement proceedings
  • Drafting and implementation of compliance programs


Kühnert, Heinrich (Head of Department)

König, Elisabeth