Draft program: Seventh Annual Conference on the Unfair Commercial Practices Directive

 Competition Law Research Center, Pázmány Péter Catholic University


10 May 2018

Venue: Budapest, Szentkirályi u. 28., Pope St. John Paul II Hall


8.30-9.00. Registration and coffee

9.00. Welcome by Pál Szilágyi, director of the Competition Law Research Center

Chair of the morning sessions: Tihamer Tóth, PPKE Faculty of Law


Opening of the Conference

9.00-9.15 László Trócsányi, Minister of Justice (tbc)

9.15-9.30 Miklós Juhász, President of the GVH (tbc)


Keynote speeches

9.30-10.00 Lea Zuber, EU Commission, DG Justice: New Deal for Consumers State of Play & UCPD in the digital age

10.00-10.30 Thomas Berg (University of St. Thomas, Minneapolis): Misleading trademarks

Questions, discussion

10.40-11.00. Coffee break


First panel: recent developments at national level: Cases, Priorities, Sanctions

11.00-12.40. Panel discussion with representatives of competition authorities Antonio Mancini (AGCM), Piotr Adamczewski (UOKIK), Krisztina Grimm (GVH), the UK (tbc)

12.40-14.00. Buffet Lunch


Second panel: In the focus: Digital markets & UCP

Chaired by Ildikó Fazekas, Self-regulatory Agency

14.00-15.30. Panel discussion with Zenisek Andrea (GVH); Monika NamysÅ‚owska (University of Lodz), Susanna Augenhofer (Humbold University, Berlin), Márk Erdélyi (Telenor, head of legal), … (tbc)

15.30. Closing remarks by Tihamer Tóth

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