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Dentons Boekel

GUSTAV MAHLERPLEIN 2, 1082 MA, NETHERLANDS
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Marc Kuijper

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EU, Competition & Regulatory, Antitrust Litigation

Position

Marc Kuijper is partner in EU law and competition law. He co-heads the EU Competition practice in the Netherlands with Frederieke Leeflang, and co-heads the Antitrust Litigation team the Netherlands with Michel Deckers.

Marc regularly represents companies before the Netherlands and EU competition authorities, and before national courts and the European Court of Justice. He has advised and assisted companies in national and international cartel investigations, abuse of dominance investigations, merger fillings, state aid matters and compliance audits. Marc's recent work includes acting for a leniency applicant in an European Commission cartel investigation, acting for a company on the appeal from a national competition authority decision, acting for a company in a complex state aid procedure before the Dutch court. He also handles compliance work in relation to trade associations, joint purchasing organizations, joint ventures, e-commerce and vertically integrated companies.

Marc has extensive experience in cartel damage cases. Recent representations include acting for several large multinational purchasers of Cathode Ray Tubes (CRT’s) against participants of the CRT cartel, as well as acting as Dutch counsel to Japan Airlines in relation to antitrust damages claims that have been brought against several air cargo carriers in the Netherlands. Marc gives lectures on EU competition law at the Utrecht University and the Radboud University Nijmegen, and regularly publishes on EU and national competition law.

Member

Marc is a member of the Association for Competition Law (VvM), the Dutch Association for European Law (NVER) and the Dutch Association of Public Procurement Law (NVvA). Marc regularly publishes in legal journals on Dutch and European competition law and is co-author of the quarterly contribution on competition law in Ars Aequi, the largest legal journal of the Netherlands. Next to that, Marc is a guest lecturer at Utrecht University on private enforcement of competition law.


Netherlands

Dispute resolution: Commercial litigation

Within: Dispute resolution: Commercial litigation

Dentons Boekel’s team is 'pragmatic and effective with good experience'. Group head Michel Deckers ('calm and calculated and easy to work with') and recently promoted managing counsel Anouk Rosielle are acting as defence counsel to Citco, in the class action proceedings initiated by StichtingFairfield Compensation Foundation claiming damages from Citco for over 700 claimants in relation to the Madoff Ponzi-scheme. Marc Kuijper is 'strong on legal principles'. Femke Jorritsma has left to take up a judicial position.

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EU and competition

Within: EU and competition

Dentons Boekel’s ‘strong and in-depth’ group 'sets itself apart from its competitors by offering a high-quality team service', according to one client. It has expertise across the spectrum of competition law, including antitrust litigation, state aid and public procurement. ‘Stand out’ group head Marc Kuijper and Michel Deckers ('deep experience and analyses'), are acting as lead counsel to 11 Vestel companies as claimants in proceedings before the Court of Den Bosch seeking relief for damages from parties that participated in the cathode ray tube cartel, which has been fined by the European Commission. Special adviser Frederieke Leeflang and associate partner Bram Braat, who stands out for his 'skills in European tenders', are other names to note.

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