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    Keynote Address by Miguel Sousa Ferro at Nivalion’s Legal Finance Summit available online

    September 29, 2022

    The Keynote Address delivered by Miguel Sousa Ferro at Nivalion’s Legal Finance Summit, in Frankfurt on 7 September 2022 is now available online. The presentation discusses the status quo of consumer collective redress in the European Union, presenting the results of a survey on consumer antitrust redress in the European Union, drawing conclusions about what […]

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    Miguel Sousa Ferro is the keynote speaker at the Nivalion Legal Finance Summit

    September 7, 2022

    On September 7, 2022, in Frankfurt, Miguel Sousa Ferro will be the Keynote Speaker at the Nivalion Legal Finance Summit, with the opening session of the event, in which he will talk about the European Directive on Representative Actions and the past, present and future of consumer protection in Europe. The Nivalion Legal Finance Summit […]

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    “Antitrust Damages’ claims in Portugal and Spain”, new article from Miguel Sousa Ferro

    July 15, 2022

    Miguel Sousa Ferro and Francisco Marcos published an article on “Antitrust Damages’ claims in Portugal and Spain”. This article will be part of the Research Handbook on Competition Law Enforcement, to be published by EdwardElgarPub Ltd. You can read the article here.

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    Miguel Sousa Ferro – keynote speaker at Nivalion Legal Finance Summit

    July 12, 2022

    In September 2022, the Nivalion Legal Summit will take place in Frankfurt, where Miguel Sousa Ferro will deliver the keynote address on “The European Collective Redress Directive”. The conference establishes a connection between law and the financial sector, bringing the two areas closer together through debates and reflections on what relates them. Namely, the evolution […]

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    Miguel Sousa Ferro participated in a conference – “Digital Markets and Private Enforcement: are there any chances?”

    June 9, 2022

    On June 2nd, at Bilbao, a conference dedicated to “Digital markets and private antitrust enforcement: are there any chances?” took place. At this conference, the managing partner of Milberg Sousa Ferro, Miguel Sousa Ferro, participated in the panel dedicated to “Stand alone claims in abuse of dominance cases as an alternative to public enforcement, UK, […]

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    Milberg Sousa Ferro is looking for a forensic assistant to perform administrative and support functions for lawyers

    May 16, 2022

    Milberg Sousa Ferro is looking for a forensic assistant to perform administrative and support functions for lawyers. Candidacy requirements: specific training in the area of Solicitadoria and/or professional experience in forensic secretarial work mastery of the forensic platforms CITIUS and SITAF good knowledge of Office tools (Word, Excel, Powerpoint) good knowledge of English (fluency in […]

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    Miguel Sousa Ferro and Nuno Salpico publish a paper concerning consumer redress by the regulators

    April 5, 2022

    During the month of March, the second issue of the 2021 Lisbon Law Review was published, counting with the participation of Miguel Sousa Ferro and Nuno Salpico. The paper under the title “Consumer redress as a priority for regulators”, concerns the issue of consumer compensation through the economic regulators’ public enforcement, arguing for an approach […]

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    Analysis on the Bpost (C-117/20) and Nordzucker (C-151/20) judgment

    April 4, 2022

    Miguel Sousa Ferro, managing partner of Milberg Sousa Ferro, wrote in EU Law Live an analysis of the Bpost (C-117/20) and Nordzucker (C-151/20) judgments. Under the title of ‘Analysis: “Bpost and Nordzucker: More Ashes on the Fire of Ne Bis in Idem in EU Antitrust Law”’, the attempt by the court to bring some clarity […]

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    Google and Apple targeted in class actions filed in defense of injured consumers

    March 25, 2022

    The consumer protection association Ius Omnibus filed, on March 21, 2022, in the Court of Competition, Regulation and Supervision, in Santarem, a class action against Google and another against Apple for violation of competition rules. It is alleged that there are anti-competitive practices of these tech companies in the app store markets, which have allowed […]

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    Milberg Sousa Ferro announces a new partner: Ana Rita Calmeiro

    February 25, 2022

    Milberg Sousa Ferro announces reinforcement of its team of partners with the promotion of Ana Rita Calmeiro. Ana Rita Calmeiro, with a degree in Coimbra and a Master in Administrative Law from the Portuguese Catholic University, is the newest partner at Milberg Sousa Ferro, in a promotion in line with the Firm’s growth strategy.