Terms of agreement

The www.justcompetition.eu platform has been developed as part of the project: Online Training Tools for European Judges on Private Enforcement of EU Competition Law.

The project has been implemented by EurActiv Romania (RO) and Fondation EurActiv (BE), and has benefited from the support of the Association of European Competition Law Judges (UK).

The project has received funding from the European Commission, DG Competition, through the Civil Justice Programme.

The aim of the project was to provide a tailored training solution in the field of private enforcement of competition law across Europe.

The www.justcompetition.eu platform is the main dissemination instrument of the project. It hosts the online training module developed within the project, as well as other instruments and information of interest in the field of private enforcement of competition law.

Registration on the platform an GDPR compliance

Access to the commentary sections of the website is restricted to the target group of the project, i.e. to national judges dealing with competition cases at national level, including prosecutors, apprentice national judges and the legal staff of the judges’ offices or of national courts from EU Member States, as well as to legal scholars or legal experts from the EU.

In order to gain access to the commentary section, the members of the aforementioned group have to register on the platform with a personal account. 

Registering on the platform gives consent to its administrators to use the data provided by the user in order to evaluate whether the user is part of the target group or not. 

Registering on the platform is strictly forbidden to people who are minors or who are not part of the target group.

In accordance with the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), www.justcompetition.ro protects the personal data that it collects from its users. The platform gathers the user names and institutional email address of all registered users. All user accounts need to be registered with an institutional email address, in order to prove the membership of the user to the aforementioned target group. The moderators of this platform retain the right to delete without notice any user account that has not been registered with an institutional address.

The registration form also offers users the option to add their profession and place of work. The purpose of this data is to provide additional information that proves that the user is part of the target group.

The user writing and submitting a comment on the platform is fully responsible for its content.

Any inappropriate, offensive or intolerant content is strictly forbidden. Any comment that reflects such views will be deleted.

Any user can request the deletion of their account at any moment by writing an explicit email in this regard at consultancy [at] euractiv.ro. 

Cookie policy

JustCompetition.eu also collects information through traffic reports registered by the server that hosts the platform and through cookies.

Traffic reports allows us to track the online views registered on our platform.

Cookies are files that are offered to your browser by a web service and stored on your computer.

Cookies allow us to personalize your experience on our platform by remembering your preferences and can be used by third parties (for example by social media) integrated on our platform to collect traffic data or to allow you to share content on social media.

Users who do not want to allow access to cookies can use the settings of their browser to delete or block them. Bellow you can find instructions with respect to the cookie settings of three of the most common web browsers: