In the context of the Coronavirus crisis and newly adopted State of Emergency Act as of 24 March 2020, DGKV Competition team issued new updates to the legislation.
The provisions relate to the Commission for Protection of Competition’s (CPC) official position and outline sectors where market participants, such as manufacturers, distributors and traders will be closely monitored. The focus is put on public health related products, pharmaceutical and food industry.
The document covers a statement, already issued by the DGKV team, that the state of emergency does not override the rules of Competition Protection Act.
You can find the whole document here: