The “Excessive price control” workshop by DGCCRF held on Friday 28 October 2022

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Laurent Benzoni, President of Tera Consultants and Joseph Vogel, co-founder of law firm Vogel & Vogel,  co-chaired a workshop on competition about excessive price control, in coordination with the DGCCRF (Ministry of Economy and Finance). To access Mr. L. Benzoni’s presentation, write to To watch the workshop:

AFEC (French Association of Competition Studies) Conference – An economist’s view on recent evolution in Competition Law

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At the general assembly of the French Association of Competition Studies (AFEC) held on July 7, 2022, Laurent Benzoni gave a conference entitled “An economist’s view on recent evolution in Competition law.” He covered recent developments on calculating damages in Private enforcement, the effectiveness of market share thresholds in Block Exemptions – Vertical Agreements (2022/720), […]

Tera Consultants successfully assisted the Grandir Group and its legal counsel, Darrois Villey, to acquire Crèche Attitude, from Sodexo

par dans Competition, Damages, Regulation

The French Competition Authority authorised the transaction, free from any commitments by the Grandir Group. In a sector with no previously established case law, Tera innovated by defining the relevant product markets by analysing the interactions between private (households, companies reserving cots in daycare centers) and public players. Tera built on the product dimension by […]

French Transportation Authority, ART, publishes a decision to drop its lawsuit against French railway companies, SNCF Voyageurs and Fret SNCF, for failing to respect obligations

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In this decision, the French Transportation Regulatory Authority decided that the tariffs put forth by SNCF Voyageurs and Fret SNCF in the revised ORM 2020 and DRM 2020, and which TERA helped draft, met the obligations the Authority had flagged in its January 2020 decision. Read the decision  

TRA Bahrein publishes a policy paper explaining the calculation method for the cost of services rendered by BNet

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TERA drafted a public consultation document for the Bahrein regulator. The document lays out different methods (BU-LRIC and BBM). The regulator reviews the methods in terms of legal, regulatory and competitive contexts. TRA has retained the BU-LRIC method for the next regulatory cycle. TERA also assisted in the analysis of the responses and helped write […]

Mexican Telecommunications regulator, IFT, publishes the service cost model for wholesale access to the local loop and passive infrastructure. Tera developed the model

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TERA updated the cost model used by the Mexican regulator to assess the regulated access tariffs for wholesale access to the local loop and infrastructure for 2021. Following the public consultation held in October 2020, IFT published the finalized version of the model. Download the Cost model

“Regulating wholesale market prices entails less regulation at the retail level”

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Fratel’s 18th Annual meeting held on December 3, 2020. At the 18th annual FRATEL meeting, and invited by Burkina Faso’s regulatory authority (ARCEP), Laurent Benzoni participated in the round table discussion on: “Regulating wholesale market prices entails less regulation at the retail level.” Link to L. Benzoni’s presentation

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