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The Austrian Federal Competition Authority’s (BWB) Guidance on Dawn Raids has been selected for the category "Best Soft Law".

As of today it is possible to send anonymously information about violations of cartel law to the Austrian Federal Competition Authority (AFCA)....

The "Handbook on Leniency Programme" has been revised in accordance with the Cartel and Co

BWB published Guidance on Dawn Raids

The Guidance describes the start, expiry and end of a dawn raid, the rights and obligations of BWB employees as well as the rights and obligations of the company and its employees. The aim is to improve legal certainty and transparency for affected companies and their employees.



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During these times you can call us and hand in written submissions to the BWB office.

Of course appointments outside of these times are also possible, if arranged beforehand.

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