Application by Mr Gutmann to commence collective proceedings under section 47B of the Competition Act 1998. The proposed collective proceedings would combine standalone claims against the Proposed Defendants for loss and damage caused by alleged infringements of the Chapter II prohibition on abuse of dominance in section 18 of the Competition Act 1998.
A case management conference took place on 15 November 2022.
A certification hearing and joint CMC with Cases 1304 and 1304 took place on 22 March 2023. The Tribunal issued its certification judgment ( CAT 18) on 24 March 2023.
The Tribunal issued its judgment on the Secretary of State for Transport's request to intervene in the proceedings on 6 April 2023 ( CAT 23).
A joint CMC with cases 1304 and 1305 has been listed on 7 July 2023.
The Tribunal made a Collective Proceedings Order on 3 July 2023.