Asphalt cartel damages actions, Municipality of Helsinki v Lemminkäinen Oyi and VLT Trading Oy, Judgment, Case no 09/10623, OCL 127 (FI 2013), 28th November 2013, Finland; Uusimaa; Helsinki; District Court
Whether a fining decision by the Supreme Administrative Court was binding on the District Court.
Whether public bodies were entitled to bring actions for damages under national competition legislation.
Whether—in the absence of precedent—there were alternative legal bases on which damages actions could be based.
Whether principles existed for assessing the damage due to the cartel.
Whether the Court had discretion to assess economic evidence, such as econometric studies.