LW5664 - European Competition Law and Policy

Offering Academic Unit
School of Law
Credit Units
Course Duration
One semester
For all cohorts: JD students who completed Year 1 are eligible to apply
For 2013 cohort and thereafter: LW5621, LW5622 and LW5602
Equivalent Course(s)


Course Offering Term*:
Summer 2019

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course aims to
  • enable students to reflect critically upon the basic principles and policies at the heart of European Competition law;
  • offer an understanding of how the law governs business practices that may restrict competition in economic markets through private and public enforcement; and
  • equip students to analyse how competition law can curb anticompetitive activities and facilitate free competition.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: to be decided by the individual course leader
Coursework and/or End-of-course examination: to be decided by the individual course leader
Detailed Course Information


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