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  • KGLawFirm proudly contributes the chapter on “Vertical Agreements and Distribution" of SEV's Competition Compliance Practical Guide

    May 27th, 2019

    KG Law Firm is delighted to announce the release of The Hellenic Federation of Enterprises’ (ΣΕΒ – SEV) Competition Compliance Practical Guide which will be presented on May 30th 2019, between 16:00-18:00 at the SEV Offices in Athens. Our firm has proudly contributed the chapter on “Vertical Agreements and Distribution” and KG Partner Anastasia Dritsa will participate in the event as a member of the “Competition & Marketplace” SEV Working Team. The Chairman of the Hellenic Competition Commission Vassiliki Thanou will deliver the welcome speech and Vassilios Paizis, British American Tobacco’s Senior Legal Counsel for Greece, Malta, Cyprus & Israel and Irini Kefalogianni Coca Cola HBC Legal Manager for Greece & Cyprus, will be sharing their experiences on competition compliance programs. For more information and to register please click here: https://bit.ly/2WDHkrP

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  • 3rd Annual Competition Law Conference

    May 14th, 2019

    Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm is happy to share with you its sponsorship of the 3rd Annual Competition Law Conference convened by NOMIKI BIBLIOTHIKI. The conference took place on May 10th, 2019 at the Hotel Wyndham Grand Athens. Our firm’s Senior Associate, Violeta Panagiotopoulou, discussed the «Private Damages actions: quantification – pass on defense» under the session of «Competition law enforcement and “side effects” in other areas of law». An interesting, interactive and engaging panel composed of elite professionals in the field including Professor Dimitris Tzouganatos, Stamatis Drakakakis, Dr. Ioannis N. Androulakis, and Professor Emmanuel Mastromanolis.

     

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  • KG Law Firm sponsors the 3rd Competition Law Conference organized by Nomiki Bibliothiki

    April 22nd, 2019

    Kyriakides Georgopoulos (KG) Law Firm is proud to announce its sponsorship of “the 3rd Annual Competition Law Conference”, a conference organized NOMIKI BIBLIOTHIKI which will take place on Friday May 10, 2019. KG Law Firm’s Senior Associate Violeta Panagiotopoulou will speak on the «Damage actions Directive – Transposition into the Greek Law», under the session entitled «Competition law enforcement and “side effects” in other areas of law». For more information on the conference, and to reserve participation, please visit here: https://bit.ly/2XcKcfg 

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  • Cooperation with the Hellenic Federation of Enterprises (ΣΕΒ - SEV)

    July 25th, 2018

    Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm takes pride in its cooperation with and membership in well-established and respected institutions. The Hellenic Federation of Enterprises (ΣΕΒ – SEV) is one of those establishments. 

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  • "Recent developments in Merger Control by the Hellenic Competition Commission: the Hellenic Seaways Case".

    June 13th, 2018

    Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm’s, Violeta Panagiotopoulou, participated as a speaker at the 10th IMEDIPA Conference on Competition Law and Policy on June 8, 2018. 

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  • 10th IMEDIPA Conference on Competition Law and Policy

    May 31st, 2018

    Kyriakides Georgopoulos LawFirm is pleased to announce sponsorship of the 10th IMEDIPA Conference on Competition Law and Policy, organized by UCL’s Centre for Law, Economics and Society, QMUL School of Law’s Centre for Commercial Law Studies and the Institute of Studies in Competition Law and Policy - IMEDIPA on June 8, 2018 at King George Hotel in Athens. 

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  • European Distribution Law Day, Brussels May 3, 2018

    May 10th, 2018

    On May 3, 2018 in Brussels,  Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm's Anastasia Dritsa spoke on MFN/MFC clauses under EU competition law and on the possible implications of the ‘hotel booking’ cases to other sectors of the economy in a panel discussing E-Commerce and Online Distribution.
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  • British American Tobacco

    November 29th, 2017

    In November 2017 KG’s competition team defended the Company before the Athens Administrative Court of Appeal, in an appeal filed by the Union of the Athens & Suburbs Cigarette Wholesalers representing 120 members against HCC’s decision 612/2015 accepting commitments offered by BAT involving the amendment of certain terms in its distribution agreement with its appointed Athens & suburbs distributors and rejecting the Union’s complaint against the company for violation of article 101 & and 102 of TFEU and its Greek equivalents. 

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  • Cartels & Law Conference

    May 03rd, 2017

    KG Law Firm is proud to announce its sponsorship of “CARTELS & LAW”, a conference organized under the auspices of the Hellenic Competition Commission which will take place on May 11, 2017. Partner Anastasia Dritsa, Head of KG’s Competition & Antitrust practice, will speak on the EU Damages Directive (2014/104/EU) and its upcoming transposition into Greek law, focusing on the likely impact on cartel enforcement and the novelties it sets forth in terms of national law and judicial procedure. For more information on the conference, and to reserve participation, visit https://lnkd.in/gWwdC9v
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  • Business & Competition in Greece in the Context of the Digital Single Market

    February 21st, 2017

    KG Law Firm is proud to sponsor "Business & Competition in Greece in the Context of the Digital Single Market", organized jointly by the American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce and the Hellenic Competition Committe. KG Law Firm Partner Anastasia Dritsa, Head of Competition, will be speaking on "Internet Sales and Contractual Restrictions of Competion Law - Lessons learnt from the EU E-commerce Sector Inquiry". To view the full program, download the pdf.

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  • The Economist - Intelligence Unit 2016

    December 28th, 2016

    For over 60 years, The Economist’s Intelligence Unit has been providing valuable, in-depth information on economic developments around the globe. Once again, working closely with Kyriakides Georgopoulos Law Firm, they have  issued an update on the legal background of Competition practices in Greece and what they entail.
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  • 9th Annual IMEDIPA Conference on Competition Law and Policy

    April 17th, 2016

    KG Law Firm proudly participated as a Premium Sponsor of the 9th Annual IMEDIPA Conference on Competition Law and Policy held in Athens on Friday, April 15th and Saturday April 16th 2016 under the auspices of the Hellenic Competition Commission.

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