The antitrust fines levied by the European Commission in 2017 and 2018 on Qualcomm and Google totalled €7.8bn, of which Google’s share was €6.8bn.
Leaving aside the interesting legal considerations involved in these cases (all appealed), they made the headlines because of the staggering size of the fines.
To put these record fines in context, Cullen International published an infographic showing the ten biggest antitrust fines imposed on ICT companies in Europe, how these are calculated, and providing some intriguing comparison points.
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08 January 19
Legislation Navigator updated with the new EECC
Cullen International has updated its Legislation Navigator with the final official text of the European Electronic Communications Code (EECC), allowing users to easily compare the different text versions of individual provisions.
19 December 18
Wholesale-only operators - Event summary and briefing from the BITS Seminar
On 12 December, together with the Research Centre in Information, Law and Society (CRIDS) from the University of Namur, Cullen International organised a seminar on wholesale-only operators.
05 December 18
Webinar: Net neutrality: State of play in Europe
Watch the recording of this 1-hour webinar on the state of play of net neutrality in Europe, ahead of BEREC's evaluation of the net neutrality regulation and guidelines.