We have represented clients in Slovenia’s most complex antitrust matters before the national competition protection authority, national courts, European Commission and The Court of Justice of the European Union. Rojs, Peljhan, Prelesnik & partners lawyers use their extensive experience in everyday counselling for numerous multinational corporations and local companies.
We guide our clients through important transactions with our support in obtaining merger clearances from the national competition authority or from the European Commission. Our clients also benefit from our assistance in alleged anti-competitive investigations by the Slovenian Competition Protection Agency and EU Commission, and our presentations before these authorities as well as in proceedings for the annulment of decisions of these authorities. We also advise our clients when regulating their contractual obligations so as to be in compliance with competition law requirements.
We have advised/acted/represented
- Providing of constant support by advising on competition aspects of the largest transaction of 2014, helping to choose international expert advisors, drafting and filing the notification in Slovenia and providing support with notifications in other jurisdictions.
- Representation of a local company in front of the European Commission in the alleged cartel case
- The firm provided assistance in applying for leniency and obtaining full immunity in the first leniency case in Slovenia.
Clients about us
One-stop shop for international corporate clients requiring broad expertise across merger clearances, market investigations, cartels, competition inquiries and monopoly cases. Acts on competition cases in sectors such as construction, public transportation, pharmaceutical distribution and cinemas (about the firm in Chambers Europe 2015).
Tomaž Ilešič is described as: "leader in the field, with vast knowledge of competition law and years of experience." His extensive activity includes many high-value merger clearance cases and cartel-related matters, including significant cases involving the European Commission.« (about him in Chambers Europe 2015).
"I am extremely pleased with the service from Rojs. The lawyers proposed solutions and communicated everything to us well throughout. A top-rate law firm" (about the firm in Chambers Europe 2014).
Tomaž Ilešič is widely recognised as a first-class lawyer in this area. One client reports: "He has a solid knowledge of competition law and always tells you what he really thinks. If the situation is bad, he will tell you and then look for a way to resolve it" (about him in Chambers Europe 2014).