Ablasser-Neuhuber Astrid

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bpv Huegel Rechtsanwaelte GmbH

Job title

English, French, German


Work experience
Partner, Head of Competition & Antitrust bpv Hügel Rechtsanwälte Associate (foreign lawyer program) Linklaters & Alliance (London) Legal Assistant / court practice to the President the Cartel Court, European Commission/Directorate General for Competition, stage in the Merger Task Force

Paris-Lodron University of Salzburg (1993 Mag. iur., 1997 Dr. iur.) Doctor of Law – JD, Master of Law, Rechtswissenschaften; Universidad Internacional Menéndez Pelayo Spanish language and literature; Paris-Lodron University of Salzburg Master of Philosphy, MPhil Journalism and French; Université de Reims Champagne – Ardenne Studies of French and Linguistics

Publications, conferences, etc.
Inter alia: Co-author with Loewenheim, Riesenkampff, Meessen, 'Kommentar zum gesamten europäischen Kartellrecht', C.H. Beck Verlag; 'Antitrust Law and Trade Regulations' (Austria), Matthew Bender & Company; permanent rapporteur for case law in European and Austrian antitrust and merger control law in the ÖBL; essay "Faux amis in German and Austrian merger control law - similarities and differences of related systems" in honorary publication for Dr. Cornelis Canenbley (2012); essay "The concept of control and domination in antitrust, tax and international accounting law" together with Dr. Kornelia Wittmann, LL.M. in honorary publication for Univ.-Prof. Dr. Hanns F. Hügel (2016); essay "Interplay between cartel law and criminal law leniency - race track with potholes" in honorary publication for Prof. Dr. Dirk Schröder

Affiliations (other associations, etc.)
Non-governmental adviser to the Austrian Competition Authority in the ICN; delegate of the Austrian Bar Association for Competition Law; responsible for the antitrust law section of ÖBl (Österreichische Blätter für Gewerblichen Rechtsschutz und Urheberrecht); Board member of the Austrian Federation for the Protection of Intellectual Property (ÖV), Vice-President of the Competition Law Commission of the UIA, member of Studienvereinigung Kartellrecht, member of the International Bar Association

Quote on belonging to LIDC?
As the LIDC is characterised by an excellent scientific exchange in an amicable atmosphere.