By Nick Gardner

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An agreement will be in that category if the market share of the parties is no more 10 per cent, and is likely to be if it is less than 25 per cent, unless ± in either case ± they are price-fixing or market-sharing agreements or part of a network of agreements. The Legislative Framework 25 C Abuse of a dominant position European Union law The Treaty of Amsterdam prohibits as incompatible with the common market: any abuse by one or more undertakings of a dominant position3 within the common market or in a substantial part of it .

If he contemplates a prohibition, he sends those concerned a comprehensive statement of objection, to which he invites a written response and, possibly, attendance at a meeting. Interim measures The Director-General has the power to order the suspension of a practice or the preservation of the status quo while the investigation progresses. An interim measures direction may be given when he considers there to be a reasonable suspicion of infringement, and an urgent need for corrective action. Before he gives such a direction, the Director-General gives notice of what he proposes to those concerned, and invites their comments.

The block exemption would not apply to vertical restraints which directly or indirectly, in isolation or in combination with other factors under control of the parties including the exercise of industrial property rights, have the following object or effect: (1) resale price maintenance, except maximum resale prices or recommended resale prices provided that these do not amount to fixed or minimum resale prices as a result of pressure or incentives created by any of parties; (2) the prevention or restriction of imports or exports, except restrictions on active sales outside or into an allocated territory; (3) the prevention or restriction of passive sales, except restrictions on sales to unauthorised distributors by the members of a selective distribution system and restrictions on the use by the buyer of intermediate goods and/or services which are supplied for incorporation; (4) the combination, at the same level of distribution, of selective distribution and exclusive distribution containing a prohibition or restriction on active selling; (5) the prevention or restriction of cross-supplies between distributions within a selective distribution system; (6) an obligation on the supplier of an intermediate good or service not to sell the same good or service as a repair or replacement good or service to the independent aftermarket.

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