Thursday, 22nd September h. 17.15 – 18.00 (CET)

Parallel session

Leniency and Damages Litigation: Trends in cartel enforcement and follow-on actions

Managed by Osborne Clarke

Osborne Clarke

With leniency applications in decline, new enforcement mechanisms are on the horizon in the EU. Our panel will discuss current opportunities for private damages actions as well as their impact on cartel detection and identify timely strategies for businesses in the context of investigations and litigation.



  • Xandra Reintjes, Policy Officer, European Commission, DG Comp Unit A4 ECN & Private Enforcement
  • Tilman Makatsch, Head of Competition Litigation & Antitrust Economics, Deutsche Bahn, Berlin
  • Thomas Funke, Partner, Osborne Clarke