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    Miguel Sousa Ferro speaks in new episode of Nova Consumer Podcast

    December 5, 2022

    Our managing partner Miguel Sousa Ferro participated in the Nova Consumer Podcast podcast, during the 4th season of Consumer Law, interviewed by Prof. Jorge Morais Carvalho and Guilherme Oliveira Costa. In this episode, several topics were addressed on the resolution of consumer disputes, popular and collective actions, as well as the challenges that still remain for […]

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    Miguel Sousa Ferro publishes Op-Ed in EU Law Live

    November 16, 2022

    An Op-Ed entitled “DB Station (C-721/20): What have they done to EU Law?”, by our managing partner Miguel Sousa Ferro, was published. This article discusses recent developments in the CJEU’s DB Station judgment, concerning the charging of fees for access to rail infrastructure. You can read the article in full here.

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    Miguel Sousa Ferro conducts ERA workshop on application of ne bis in idem principle in competition law

    November 10, 2022

    The Academy of European Law (ERA) held, on 9 November 2022, an online conference on the application of the ne bis in idem principle in EU competition proceedings. Our Managing Partner directed the final workshop on this complex and very current topic. See more info here.

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    Miguel Sousa Ferro writes about access to Justice for consumers in the Bar Association’s Magazine

    October 13, 2022

    In this article, Milberg Sousa Ferro’s Managing Partner discusses the current situation of almost complete absence of compensation of European consumers for mass infringements, and how public and private funding of consumer protection actions is essential to guarantee access to Justice. Read the original article here and the translation into English here.

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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 […]