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European Commission publishes Summary of the Results of its public consultation on the Vertical Block Exemption Regulation

In November 2018, the European Commission had announced a review of the EU distribution rules. It has now published a summary of the results of its public consultation on the Vertical Block Exemption Regulation that expires on 31 May 2022 and the accompanying guidelines. To summarise, it can be concluded that businesses demand a revision of the distribution rules – especially in relation to e-commerce and digital markets.

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