Ph.D. Solomon Menabdishvili

Contact Info

  • Guest lecturer
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  • Post Graduate Diploma in Economics for Competition, King’s College, London University, Law, 2015-2016, London
  • PhD, Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Law, 2012-2016, Tbilisi
  • LLM, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Law, 2007-2008, Rotterdam
  • LLM, Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Law, 1996-2001, Tbilisi
Academic and Administrative Experience
  • Association Professor , Caucasus University, Law, 2016 - onward
  • Guest lecturer, Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Law/Business Administration, 2011 - onward
  • Guest lecturer, International Black Sea University, Law/Business Administration, 2017 - onward
  • Association Professor , Business and Technology University, Business and Technology, 2017 - onward
  • Senior Research Fellow, Tbilisi Open University, Law, 2018 - onward
Research Interests
  • Business, Competition, Banking, Consumer
Teaching Interests
  • Business, Competition, Consumer, Banking, Law
Selelawd Publications
  • Solomon Menabdishvili. (2018). The Essence of Concentration and its assessment under competition law (comparative analysis). Justice and Law. 1, pp.20-50.
  • Solomon Menabdishvili. (2017). Dominance and Its Criteria. Justice and Law. 1, pp.132-52.
  • Solomon Menabdishvili. (2017). State Aid Control in Georgia (law review and case study). European Competition Law Review. 3(38), pp.131-134.
  • Solomon Menabdishvili. (2016). Comments on “Guidelines for Setting the Fine Amount” adopted by the Competition Agency of Georgia. Justice and Law. 4, pp.136-145.
  • Solomon Menabdishvili. (2016). Analysis of the Competition Agency’s Decision as of 2015 on Motor Fuel Market. Justice and Law. 3, pp.59-97.
  • Solomon Menabdishvili. (2016). Merger Control in Georgia – National Legislation and Case Law Review. of Antitrust and Regulatory Studies (YARS), the University of Warsaw. 9(14), pp.181-194.
  • Solomon Menabdishvili. (2016 ). Assessment of Vertical Agreements and Vertical Restraints within Competition Law. Legal Journal . 1, pp. 98-114 .
  • Solomon Menabdishvili. (2015). Assessment of Horizontal Restraints according to Competition Law. Legal Journal . 2, pp.99-133.
  • Solomon Menabdishvili. (2015). Legal Nature of Violation of the Norms of Competition Law and Peculiarities of Its Proceedings. Justice and Law. 5(48), pp.119-135.
  • Solomon Menabdishvili. (2015). For the Elucidation of the Terms Provided by Provisions Prohibiting Cartels. Legal Journal . 1, pp.195-225 .
  • Solomon Menabdishvili. (2015). Recent Developments in the Competition Law of Georgia. Changes Resulting from the Association Agreement. Yearbook of Antitrust and Regulatory Studies (YARS), the University of Warsaw. 8(11), pp.213-226 . .
  • Solomon Menabdishvili. (2014). Competition Law’s interaction with Intellectual Property Law. Students’ Journal. 1, pp.162-180.
  • Solomon Menabdishvili. (2013). Getting closer together: Georgian competition laws are being brought into line with EU rules. Competition Law Insight. 11, pp.5-7. ,.
  • Solomon Menabdishvili The Main Legislative Flaws in the Regulation of Concentration in Georgia. Competition Policy: Contemporary Trends and Challenges. 2017. Tbilisi. pp.169-175 .
  • Solomon Menabdishvili Main Practical and Legal Issues in Georgian Merger Regulation in the Context of EU-Georgian Association Agreement. EU Association Agreement with Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine: Through Cooperation Towards Integration. 2017. Tbilisi. pp.225-235 .
  • Solomon Menabdishvili How does Georgia Fulfil Its Obligations Undertaken Under Article 204 of the Association Agreement. Legal aspects of the EU Association Agreements with Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine in the context of the EU Eastern Partnership initiative. 2014. Kiel. pp.123-134.
  • Solomon Menabdishvili Effective Competition Agency. 9th Silk Road International Conference on Business, Economics, International Relations and Education. 2014 . Tbilisi-Batumi. pp.115-118.


  • Brochure: “Novelties in Competition Law”. თბილისი. 2014