Competition Law Scholars Forum


Competition Law, Regulation and the Media

A CLaSF Workshop

London, Thursday 26 January 2012


European Merger Control: Does Media Pluralism Fit?
Ms Konstantina Bania, Doctoral Research Student, European University Institute, Florence.

Media Plurality in the UK: Time for a Reappraisal
Dr Michael Harker, ESRC Centre for Competition Policy and UEA Law School

Net Neutrality and Competition Law 
Mr Balázs Bartóky-Gönczy & Ms Borbála Tünde Dömötörfy, Doctoral Research Students, Pazmany Peter Catholic University, Hungary

Electronic Communications: The Application of Competition Law in a Heavily Regulated Sector
Mr Eduardo Martinez-Rivero, Acting Head of Unit COMP/C/1 Antitrust – Telecoms, DG Comp

Market Definition and Search Bias in Online Search and Advertising
Mr Nicolo Zingales, Doctoral Research Candidate, Bocconi University, Milan

Market Power in the Online Search and Social-Networking Markets: The Indispensability/Input of Two-Sided Market Economics
Ms Florence Theopot, Doctoral Research Student, University College, London.

500 Million Friends … and a Few Enemies: Is Facebook the Next Microsoft of the Antitrust World?
Prof Veljko Milutinović, Megatrend University, Belgrade

The EBU’s Eurovision System Governing the Joint Buying of Sports Broadcasting Rights: Unfinished Competition Business
Dr Ben Van Rompuy, Senior Researcher at the Institute for European Studies (IES) at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel & Professor Karen Donders, Professor in European Media Policy and European Information Society at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel