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CARL-THEODOR-STRASSE 6, 40213 DÜSSELDORF, GERMANY
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Work +49 211 2005 6000
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Fax +49 211 2005 6011
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Bird & Bird, Dr Jörg Witting, Dusseldorf, GERMANY

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Dr Jörg Witting

Tel:
Work +49 (0)211 2005 6000
Email:
Bird & Bird LLP

Work Department

Competition/European Law

Position

Jörg is a partner based in our Dusseldorf office and his practices includes German and European competition law, EU State aid law, merger control, joint ventures, co-operation and distribution agreements, litigation, compliance programmes

Career

Partner Bird & Bird since 2005-. Previously he was a consultant at an international law firm in Brussels.

Member

Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht e.V., the German association of leading competition law experts, GRUR, German Association for intellectual property right and copy right.

Education

Qualified in 1998 and admitted to Berlin Bar. Intermediate diploma in aeronautical engineering from the University of Stuttgart.


Germany

Antitrust

Within: Antitrust

Bird & Bird’s strength lies in antitrust litigation, but the firm is also well versed in distribution antitrust, merger control and IP-related matters, such as representing Nokia in a patent dispute with Apple, which also involves questions of market dominance. The team surrounding practice head Jörg Witting also advises Mastercard on German legal aspects in the context of damage claims proceedings in the UK and represents a consortium of health insurance companies in connection with antitrust aspects in proceedings against the Federal and State Government Employees Retirement Fund. Other clients include adidas, Bayerischer Rundfunk and John Deere.

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