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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

Companies from the automotive industry, the fields of life sciences, information technology as well as trade and consumption instruct the antitrust law group at Bird & Bird, which offers ‘outstanding industry knowledge and a fair price/performance ratio’, on a regular basis in connection with antitrust proceedings, actions for damages, issues pertaining to distribution antitrust law and merger control proceedings. In the latter area, the instruction from Dalli-Werke stands out in particular: Jörg Witting provided assistance with merger control law matters related to the acquisition of a detergent brand portfolio by Procter & Gamble. In the area of litigation, one highlight is the action for damages that the firm brought on behalf of auric Hörsysteme against the Federal Guild of Hearing Care Professionals following the decision of the Federal Cartel Office regarding abuse of a position of market dominance.

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