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Antitrust: Excessive Pricing in Pharma with Paul Csiszár Director, Dir E - Basic Industries, Manufacturing and Agriculture, DG COMP

Beginning: Wednesday, 12 July 2017 12:30
End: Wednesday, 12 July 2017 14:00
Event fees: British Chamber members: €75.00 (incl. VAT)
Access: Full members only

Event description:

Excessive pricing in the pharmaceutical sector is increasingly becoming a key sector of interest for antitrust cases in Europe. During this EU Committee lunch, Paul Csiszár Director, Dir E - Basic Industries, Manufacturing and Agriculture, DG COMP, will provide an overview of recent developments in competition law in the pharmaceutical industry.

Speaker:

Paul Csiszar | Director, Dir E - Basic Industries, Manufacturing and Agriculture, DG COMP | European Commission

After graduating from ELTE School of Law of Budapest, Paul Csiszár studied international comparative law and earned a second Juris Doctorate at Loyola Law School in the United States. Following his admission to the Bar in 1986 in California he practiced as a corporate, securities and M&A lawyer in the US and then from 1997 in Central Europe with the international law firm of Squire Sanders until 2003 when he joined the public sector. Currently Mr Csiszár serves as Director of "Basic Industries, Manufacturing and Agriculture" at the Directorate General for Competition of the European Commission.

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