The final text of the Digital Markets Act (DMA)

Article 16, Opening of a market investigation

1. When the Commission intends to carry out a market investigation with a view to the possible adoption of decisions pursuant to Articles 17, 18 and 19 it shall adopt a decision opening a market investigation.

2. Notwithstanding paragraph 1, the Commission may exercise its investigative powers under this Regulation before opening a market investigation pursuant to that paragraph.

3. The decision referred to in paragraph 1 shall specify:

(a) the date of opening of the market investigation;

(b) the description of the issue to which the market investigation relates to;

(c) the purpose of the market investigation.

4. The Commission may reopen a market investigation that it has closed where:

(a) there has been a material change in any of the facts on which a decision adopted pursuant to Article 17, 18 or 19 was based; or

(b) the decision adopted pursuant to Article 17, 18 or 19 was based on incomplete, incorrect or misleading information.

5. The Commission may ask one or more national competent authorities to assist it in its market investigation.

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Understanding Cybersecurity in the European Union.

1. The NIS 2 Directive

2. The European Cyber Resilience Act

3. The Digital Operational Resilience Act (DORA)

4. The Critical Entities Resilience Directive (CER)

5. The Digital Services Act (DSA)

6. The Digital Markets Act (DMA)

7. The European Health Data Space (EHDS)

8. The European Chips Act

9. The European Data Act

10. European Data Governance Act (DGA)

11. The Artificial Intelligence Act

12. The European ePrivacy Regulation

13. The European Cyber Defence Policy

14. The Strategic Compass of the European Union

15. The EU Cyber Diplomacy Toolbox