Judgment in Trucks follow-on damages claim with all-Monckton cast list

07 Feb 2023

The Competition Appeal Tribunal has today handed down judgment in Royal Mail and BT v DAF Trucks Limited and ors [2023] CAT 6, the first UK judgment in a follow-on claim based on the European Commission’s 2016 Trucks settlement decision. By its judgment, the Tribunal upheld Royal Mail and British Telecom’s damages claims against DAF Trucks for loss arising from the infringement of competition law found by the Commission.

A summary of the judgment has been made available on the Tribunal’s website.

All parties to the proceedings were represented by leading and junior counsel from Monckton Chambers.

Tim Ward KC, Ben Lask and Clíodhna Kelleher appeared for Royal Mail and British Telecom.

Daniel Beard KC, Daisy Mackersie and James Bourke appeared for DAF.