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These brochures give information on tasks, topics and organisation of the Bundeskartellamt.

The Bundeskartellamt in Bonn
Anyone who does not have regular contact with the Bundeskartellamt may not be aware of our daily work. Does the Bundeskartellamt examine every merger? What action does the Bundeskartellamt take against cartels? What possibilities does the Bundeskartellamt have to impose penalties? How does the Bundeskartellamt find out about violations of competition law? This brochure aims to provide answers to these and many more questions.

Effective cartel prosecution
By illustrating case practice over the last ten to fifteen years this brochure explains the special challenges of cartel prosecution for the Bundeskartellamt and why this sometimes arduous task is worth-while for all of us