Competition Law

Course contents
  • unfair competition law (incl. references to European competition law)
    basic concepts: competition and competition law, structure and scope of application of the Unfair Competition Act (UWG)
    Consumer model of the UWG
    misleading business practices (including "black list")
    aggressive business practices (includien "black list")
    comparative advertising
    disparaging another company
    misuse of corporate signs; connections with trademark law
    UWG comprehensive clause (incl. examples of the following categories: customer entrapment, restraint, exploitation, breach of the law)
    other special offenses
    (possible) consequences of unfair competition law infringements, legal enforcement