The workshop for the Slovak Chamber of Civil Engineers

On June 8, 2011 the workshop for the Slovak Chamber of Civil Engineers (hereinafter „the Chamber“) was held in the Antimonopoly Office of Slovak Republic (hereinafter „the Office“).

The aim of workshop was to explain and discuss with the members of the chamber an approach of the Office to the issue of Professional associations and regulation of their internal acts, which can impact competition. The representatives of the Office explained to the civil engineers and architects the essence of agreements restricting competition, drew attention of this professional association to the risks, it should be aware of, with the aim not to infringe the competition protection law. The cases of decisions in the area of agreements restricting competition concluded by associations in various EU countries demonstrated possible anticompetition impacts of association´s acting.
Last update:01.12.2013