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26. Competition Law

ACT AGAINST RESTRAINTS OF COMPETITION [Gesetz gegen Wettbewerbsbeschränkungen -GWB], in: RÜSTER, Bernd (ed.), Business transactions in Germany. Munich, New York, loose-leaf since 1983 vol. 4 appendix 3. See also under RESTRAINT OF COMPETITION ACT.

ACT AGAINST UNFAIR COMPETITION [Gesetz gegen unlauteren Wettbewerb -UWG], in: RÜSTER, B. (ed.), Business transactions in Germany. Munich, New York, loose-leaf since 1983 vol. 4 appendix 4

— A comparison of merger control laws in West Germany and the United States, 21 The George Washington Journal of International Law and Economics 251-78, 1987

AUDRETSCH, D.B., Legalized cartels in West Germany, 34 The Antitrust Bulletin 579-600, 1989

BEIER, F-K., Development and present status of unfair competition law in Germany – an outline. 4 International Review of Industrial Property and Copyright Law 77-89 (1973)

CLARK, A.C., Participation of banks in industry from the angle of merger controlwith special reference to Germany and the EEC. Legal Issues of European Integration 61-89 (1978)

COMPETITION LAWS, Competition Laws. Documents on Politics and Society in the Federal Republic of Germany, issued by INTER NATIONES Bonn 1990. With an introduction by Wolfgang Kartte.

CORNELL, Private international couriers: a challenge to the West Germany postal monopoly and EEC Law, 19 Cornell International Law Journal 35-63, 1986

DREISS, U., Licensing of unprotected “know-how” under German antitrust law. 5 International Review of Industrial Property and Copyright law 428-442 (1974)

GERBER, D.J., The German approach to price discrimination and other forms of business discrimination. 27 Antitrust Bulletin 241-273 (1982)

— Extraterritorial application of the German antitrust laws. 77 American Journal of International Law 756-783 (1983)

GIJLSTRA, D.J. (ed. in chief), Competition law of Western Europe and the U.S.A.. 9 vols., loose-leaf (in two parts: A. 3 vols., B. 6 vols.), status of May 1985

HEIDENHAIN, M., Antitrust law: merger control, in: RUSTER, B. (ed.) Business transactions in Germany. Munich, New York, loose-leaf since 1983, vol. 3 ch. 36

HEIDENHAIN, MARTIN H./SCHNEIDER, HANNES, German Antritrust Law, 4th ed. Frankfurt a.M. 1991 (includes a bilingual text of the GWB or Cartel Act)

HEIL, P.W./ VORBRUGG, G., Anti-trust law in West Germany: recent developments in German and Common Market regulation. 8 The International Lawyer 349-386 (1974)

HENNING-BODEWIG, F., Liability of advertising angencies under German unfair competition law. 12 International Review of Industrial Property and Copyright Law 755-772 (1981)

HINES, P.J., German merger controls and the oil industry: Veba before the Federal Cartel Office and the Federal Minister of Economics. 3 Comparative Law Yearbook 83-104

HOFFMANN, D./ SCHAUB, S., The German competition law (Legislation and commentary). Deventer 1983

KATZENBERGER, P., Civil, penal and administrative law in the field of unfair competition. 5 International Review of Industrial Property and Copyright Law 114-117 (1974)

LUCHTERHANDT, H.-F., Photomechanical reprinting – unfair competition by direct appopriation? 2 International Review of Industrial Property and Copyright Law 77-84 (1971)

MAITLAND-WALKER, J. (ed.), International antitrust law. Vol. I. Oxford 1984

MARFELS, C., Economic criteria for the application of antitrust – overview and assessment of the Fifth Report of the Monopolies Commission of the Federal Republic of Germany. 3l Antitrust Buletin 1067-1087 (1986)

MARKERT, K.E., German antitrust law and the internationalization of markets, 64 Chicago Kent Law Review 897-931, 1988

MAXEINER, JAMES R., Policy and methods in German and United States antritrust law: a comparative study, New York 1986

— Comment (Discussion of German antitrust law and the internationalization of markets, K.E. Markert 64 Chicago Kent Law Review 897-931, 1988) 64 Chicago Kent Law Review 933-9, 1988

MÖSCHEL, W., Use of economic evidence in antitrust litigation in the Federal Republic of Germany, 32 The Antitrust Bulletin 523-50, 1987

MUELLER, R./ SCHNEIDER, H. (eds.), Doing business in Germany. The German law against restraints of competition. Frankfurt 1976

PONSOLDT, J.F./WESTERHAUSEN, C., Competition and/or efficiency: a review of West Germany antimerger law as a model for the proposed treatment of efficiency promotion under section 7 of the Clayton Act, 9 Northwestern Journal of International Law and Business 618-32, 1989

RÄDLER, A.J./JACOB, F., German transfer pricing. German Guidelines – translation. Deventer 1984

RAYBOULD, D.M./FIRTH ALISON, Law of monopolies: competition law and practice in the USA, EEC, Germany anad the UK, London 1991

RESTRAINT OF COMPETITION ACT 1957-1980 [Gesetz gegen Wettbewerbsbeschränkungen]. 5 Commercial Laws of Europe 1-69 (1982)

RIESENKAMPFF, M./ GRES, J., Law against restraints of competition. Text and commentary in German and English. Cologne 1977, Suppl. 1980

RIESENKAMPFF, A., The 1980 amendment and other recent developments in German antitrust law. 15 International Lawyer 615-628 (1981)

SCHMEDING, J., Competition – unfair practices and advertising, in: RÜSTER, B. (ed.), Business transactions in Germany. Munich, New York, loose-leaf since 1983 vol. 3 ch. 37

SCHMIDT, I.L.O., The bigness mystique and the merger policy debate: a comment from West Germany, 9 Northwestern Journal of International Law and Business 618-32, 1989

SCHNORR Jr., T.G., Trust-busting with a German accent: the control of corporate merger and acquisition activities under increasingly aggressive West German law. 19 Virginia Journal of International Law 595-631 (1979)

SCHRICKER, G., Unfair competition and consumer protection in Western Europe. 1 International Review of Industrial Property and Copyright Law 415-449 (1970)

SARGENT, N.C., Beyond the legal entity doctrine: parent-subsidiary relations in the Federal Republic of Germany. 10 Canadian Business Law Journal 327-358 (1985)

SEDEMUND, J., Antitrust law: competitive restraints, in: RÜSTER, B. (ed.), Business transactions in Germany. Munich, New York, loose-leaf since 1983 vol. 3 ch. 35

STOCKMANN, K., The role of anti-trust in the face of economic recession: recent developments in Germany. 5 European Competition Law Review 82-92(1984)

THOMPSON, D., West Germany: Monopolies Commission. 15 Journal of World Trade Law 159-173 (1981)

TRADEMARK ACT, see BEIER/ SCHRICKER/ FIKENTSCHER and UEXKÜLL

TREEK, J., Joint research ventures and antitrust law in the United States, Germany and the European Economic Community. 3 New York University Journal of International Law & Politics 18-55 (1970)

UEXKÜLL, J.D. Freiherr von, Laws relating to patents, utility models and trademarks. Cologne, Berlin, Bonn, München 1978

ZEKOLL, J., European Community competition law and national competition laws: compatibility problems from a German perspective, 24 Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law 75-111, 1991

 

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