A question of principle: Isolde Goggin

The chairperson of the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission is calling on the government to give the body greater powers of sanction

3rd September, 2017
Isolde Goggin, chairperson, Competition and Consumer Protection Commission Pic: Fergal Phillips

It was never supposed to get this interesting, you’d have to think. Competition and consumer protection is one of those things that has always been there – rolling away in the background, keeping companies in line, another more or less featureless brick in the drab wall of contemporary regulation.

But in recent years, it’s all changed. The most obvious and immediate example of how competition has been thrust centre stage is the European...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Get basic

*New subscribers only

You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly



Unlimited Access for 2 Years

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

Tom Maguire: Tax changes we make now could help business for years

More Business Tom Maguire 8 months ago

The Daily Briefing

The Daily Briefing