The AMO SR fined the Chamber of Veterinary Doctors of the Slovak Republic
The Antimonopoly Office of the Slovak Republic published decision in the matter of acting of the Chamber of Veterinary Doctors of the Slovak Republic (hereinafter “the Chamber”) in the market of private veterinary services in Slovakia. The Office assessed several restrictions in Statutes of the Chamber and concluded that they aim to restrict competition and are according to the Article 4 of the Act on the Protection of Competition forbidden. The Chamber used during the proceedings the institute of settlement what helped to reduce the fine by 30%. For infringing competition rules the Office imposed a fine in amount € 6133. The decision came into force on August 7, 2013.