On 25 November 2020, the European Commission (EC) published its proposed Data Governance Regulation (the DGR), which will create a new legal framework to encourage the development of a European single market for data.
This is part three of a series of three blog posts. In this blog post, we consider the DGR’s relationship to competition law rules.
The DGR’s relationship to competition law rules
The DGR specifies that:
- It does not affect the application of EU competition rules – in particular rules on the exchange of competitively sensitive information between actual or potential competitors through data