The Competition Council publishes its contribution to the public consultation on the draft revised Regulation on vertical agreements and the vertical guidelines.
The draft revised Regulation:
The comments of the Council focus on the restructuring of Article 4, by emphasizing the need of a clear wording for understandable rules and the importance of dealing with territorial supply constraints as hardcore restrictions.
The draft vertical guidelines:
The Council commented on section 6.1.2. of the guidelines, expressing a need for clarity in this section.
Hereunder the full comments of the Competition Council: