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Petar Petrov

Petar Petrov LL.M.
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About me:
Petar Petrov is a Research and Teaching Associate at the WU’s Competition Law and Digitalization Groupat the Vienna University of Economy and Business (WU). He teaches EU and Austrian competition law and unfair trading practices law. He studied law at the Universities of Vienna, Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne, Paris II Panthéon-Assas, Strasbourg and at the College of Europe. He has clerked with the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Competition, the Bulgarian Ministry of Finance and the Ministry for Foreign Affairs. He has worked in the fields of competition law with international law firms in Brussels, Luxembourg and Munich and is qualified to practice law in Belgium. He is a junior member of the Academic Society for Competition Law and the French Association for Competition Law (AFEC). His doctoral research focuses on the special responsibility of gatekeepers in EU competition law.
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Legal Consultant - Antitrust & Competition Law
Associate Lawyer
Trainee Lawyer
Legal Consultant - Antitrust & Competition Law
Project Consultant - Associated Editor
Summer Associate - Antitrust & Competition Law
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Summer Associate

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  • State Aid Law
  • Digital Markets
  • European Litigaiton
  • Merger Control
  • Foreign Direct Investment Control
  • IT Law
  • Antitrust Law
  • Air Transport Law
  • Trademark Law
  • Internal Market Law


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Book (monograph)

2022 Petrov, Petar. 2022. Interconnectors, internal, market, efficiency. How to ensure fair cross-border trade of energy? 1. München: Grin Verlag. (Details)

Journal article

2021 Petrov, Petar. 2021. 'Setting Fines in Antitrust Cases - A Review of the Application of the 2006 Guidelines' Competition Policy International. open access (Details)
  Petrov, Petar. 2021. 'State Aid and COVID-19: With a Particular Focus on the Air Transport Sector' European State Aid Law Quartely. 20 (4), 461-478. (Details)
2020 Petrov, Petar. 2020. 'Merger Cases in the EU Courts' Journal of European Competition Law and Practice. 11 (1-2), 3-21. (Details)

Chapter in edited volume

2021 Petrov, Petar. 2021. Part II - 'Restrictions on IP Rights Holders to Bring Legal Proceedings'. Chapter 'France' In: 'Competition Law Analysis of Price and Non-price Discrimination & Abusive IP Based Legal Proceedings' Hrsg. Pierre Kobel, Këllezi and Bruce Kilpatrick, 403-424. Schweiz: Springer Nature. (Details)

Paper presented at an academic conference or symposium

2021 Petrov, Petar. 2021. 'Dominance, Super-Dominance and Gatekeeper Status: Variable Shades of Market Power in Digital Markets' 16th ASCOLA Conference 2021, Online, Portugal, 01.07-03.07. (Details)
  Petrov, Petar. 2021. ‘Dominance, Super-Dominance and Gatekeeper Status: Variable Shades of Market Power in Digital Markets’. 4. Düsseldorfer Doktorandenseminar, Düsseldorf, Deutschland, 28.09-28.09. (Details)

Research report, expert opinion

2021 Petrov, Petar. 2021. "Contribution du groupe de travail de l’Association Française d’Etude de la Concurrence à la consultation publique du 9 juillet 2021 de la Commission européenne portant sur les projets de règlement d’exemption verticales par catégorie et de lignes directrices sur les restrictions verticales" Paris:Association française d'études de la concurrence. (Details)
  Petrov, Petar. 2021. "DMA et concurrence" Paris:Association française d'études de la concurrence. (Details)


2020 Petrov, Petar. 2020. 'The European Commission Investigations Against Amazon – A Gatekeeper Saga' Kluwer Competition Law Blog. (Details)


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