Ne bis in idem and the DMA: the CJEU’s judgments in bpost and Nordzucker – Part II

Author: Dimitrios Katsifis
Published: 29.03.2022
[This is the second blog post on the principle of ne bis in idem and the DMA. You can read here our first post setting the scene and discussing EU case-law on ne bis in idem] Yesterday’s post discussed at length the CJEU’s judgments in bpost and Nordzucker, and how they signal a shift in the Court’s case-law towards a unified test for ne bis in idem across EU law, including EU competition law. In this post we now discuss the implications of these judgments for the DMA and its interplay with EU and national competition law. It is recalled…