1316/5/7/19 (T) French Connection (London) Limited & Others v Visa Europe Limited & Others
Claim for damages brought by French Connection (London) Limited and a number of other claimants, listed in the Schedule of Claimants (set out below), in respect of alleged infringements of Articles 101 and/or 102 of the Treaty on the Functioning ("TFEU") of the European Union and/or Articles 53 and/or 54 of the Agreement on the European Economic Area and/or Chapters I and/or II of the Competition Act 1998.
The claim is made against (1) Visa Europe Limited; (2) Visa Europe Services LLC; and (3) Visa UK Limited ("Visa").
The proceedings, in addition to 19 other actions, were transferred from the High Court to the Tribunal by order of the Honourable Mrs Justice Cockerill dated 20 March 2019.
On 9 October 2020, Visa filed an application for an Article 267 TFEU reference to the Court Justice of the European Union. The hearing of this application took place on 1 December 2020.The application was dismissed with reasons to follow.