The Stibbe Annual Competition Update will take place on 24 January 2023

NL Law

2023 will be the end game of the European Commission’s competition policy review. Shiny new competition policy tools for dealing with social, digital and vertical aspects as well as foreign investment issues are upcoming, ongoing or being finalised. What better way to see whether and, if so, which hurdles you will need to jump than by joining us in a recap of the 2022 competition law highlights and lowlights?

This recap will be followed by the opportunity to participate in two interactive sessions covering upcoming trends and ongoing developments and their implications for your day-to-day business:

The full programme can be viewed below:

14:30 - 15:00       Registration

15:00 - 15:45       Update | Developments in EU and Dutch Competition Law - Rein Wesseling and Elske Raedts

15:45 - 16:30       Update | Developments in Civil Litigation and Competition - Jeroen Kortmann

16:30 - 16:45       Break

16:45 - 18:00       Interactive session | More regulatory hurdles: FDI and FSR - Roos Elemans

Foreign direct investment and foreign subsidies are the talk of the town. Let Roos guide you through this maze of existing and upcoming rules and pinpoint the implications for your day-to-day business dealings.

16:45 - 18:00       Interactive session | Trends in consumer law enforcement - Stijn de Jong

The ACM’s intensified scrutiny of consumer law and unfair competition is likely to continue in 2023. Stijn will fill you in on enforcement trends and what to look out for when navigating unfair business practices and consumer protection.

18:00 - 19:00       Drinks

We would like to invite you to attend this event at our Amsterdam office. You can register by sending an e-mail to Should this event also be of interest to others within your organisation, they are cordially invited.

Practical information

Location: Beethovenplein 10, Amsterdam

Time: 12.15 - 17.15 hours

PO-points: 2 PO-points

The seminar will be held in English.