The draft Implementing Regulation of the Digital Markets Act: Initial thoughts

Author: Damien Geradin
Published: 12.12.2022
On Friday 9 December 2023, the European Commission (“Commission”) published three documents relating to the implementation of the Digital Markets Act. The draft implementing regulation, which provides further practical details as to the implementation of the DMA; Annex 1, which is the Form GD (for gatekeeper designation); and Annex 2, which deals with the format and length of the documents to be submitted. Interested parties have until 6 January 2023 to comment on these documents. The purpose of this blog post is not to provide a detailed description of these documents, but some first general impressions. These documents give the…