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Can Atik is a PhD candidate at the Law, Technlogy, Markets, and Society (LTMS) department of Tilburg Law School with affiliation to the Tilburg Law and Economics Center (TILEC).

The main focus of his PhD research is investigating the effects of 'Big Data' on EU competition law from various different aspects. The focus is on the effects of the data-driven economy on competition law, the intersection of competition and privacy laws, actual and possible challenges regarding the application of Article 101 and 102 TFEU on data-driven sectors, retrospective investigation of the former data-driven mergers.

He is currently exploring the actual and potential competition law challenges derive from the role of Big Data on the emerging Digital Agriculture sector.

Can is also interested in Corporate Governance, M&As and International Commercial Dispute Resolution.   

Can is a member of the Union of Turkish Bars (TBB).


Competition Law,

Privacy Law,

Corporate Governance,

M&As, and

International Commercial Dispute Resolution

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