The leaked “final” version of the Digital Markets Act: A summary in ten points

Author: Damien Geradin
Published: 19.04.2022
Last week, a version of the Digital Markets Act dated 13 April 2022 was leaked. This version is based on the political agreement reached by the Commission, the Council of Ministers and the European Parliament on 25 March 2022. This “final” version (subject to some final adjustments) comprises a fair amount of new language compared to the texts that had been respectively approved by the Council and the Parliament. In some instances, the version of the Council carried the day, while in some other cases the version of the Parliament prevailed. My overall impression is that the DMA is one…