Swiss China Time Ltd v Benetton International NV: ECJ 1 Jun 1999

ECJ Competition – Application by an arbitration tribunal, of its own motion, of Article 81 EC (ex Article 85) – Power of national courts to annul arbitration awards.
‘Article [81] of the Treaty constitutes a fundamental provision which is essential for the accomplishment of the tasks entrusted to the Community and, in particular, for the functioning of the internal market.’


C-126/97, [1999] EUECJ C-126/97, [1999] ECR 1-3055




EC Treaty 81

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CitedInntrepreneur Pub Company (CPC) and others v Crehan HL 19-Jul-2006
The tenant had taken on pub leases with ties requiring him to buy beer from companies associated with the landlords. The European Commission had issued a decision and the House was asked whether this was binding on the parties.
Held: . .
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European, Commercial

Updated: 03 June 2022; Ref: scu.162087