Claim for damages brought by Westover Group 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 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) Mastercard Incorporated; (2) Mastercard International Incorporated; (3) Mastercard Europe SA; and (4) Mastercard/Europay UK Limited.
The proceedings were transferred from the High Court to the Tribunal by order of the Honourable Mrs Justice Cockerill dated 6 May 2020.
A joint case management conference in Cases 1306(T)-1325(T), 1349(T) and 1350(T) took place on 2 February 2021.
Pursuant to paragraphs 10 and 11 of the Tribunal's order dated 2 February 2021, a preliminary issue hearing to consider which law governs the claims by the Italian claimants has been listed for 12 April 2021 to be heard jointly with Case 1350(T).
Pursuant to paragraphs 5 and 6 of the Tribunal's order dated 2 February 2021, a hearing to consider the Claimants' summary judgment application in Cases 1306(T)-1325(T), 1349(T) and 1350(T) has been listed for 12-13 May 2021 (with 14 May 2021 in reserve).