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Competition law: Competition Authorities

Subjects: Law

UK Competition Authorities

The CMA acquired its powers on 1 April 2014 when it took over many of the functions of the Competition Commission (CC) and the Office of Fair Trading (OFT).

Competition Appeals Tribunal

The UK Competition Appeal Tribunal (CAT) "is a specialist judicial body with cross-disciplinary expertise in law, economics, business and accountancy whose function is to hear and decide cases involving competition or economic regulatory issues." (Description from CAT's homepage.)

Neutral citation is [yyyy] CAT #

Foreign authorities &/or tribunals