Official Journal of the European Union

C 161/2

Judgment of the Court (Fourth Chamber) of 4 March 2020 — Mowi ASA, formerly Marine Harvest ASA v European Commission

(Case C-10/18 P) (1)

(Appeal - Competition - Control of concentrations between undertakings - Regulation (EC) No 139/2004 - Article 4(1) - Prior notification obligation for concentrations - Article 7(1) - Standstill obligation - Article 7(2) - Exemption - Concept of a ‘single concentration’ - Article 14(2) - Decision imposing fines for the implementation of a concentration before it has been notified and authorised - Principle ne bis in idem - Set off principle - Concurrent offences)

(2020/C 161/02)

Language of the case: English


Appellant: Mowi ASA, formerly Marine Harvest ASA (represented by: R. Subiotto QC)

Other party to the proceedings: European Commission (represented by: M. Farley and F. Jimeno Fernández, acting as Agents)

Operative part of the judgment

The Court:


Dismisses the appeal;


Orders Mowi ASA to pay the costs.

(1)  OJ C 142, 23.4.2018.