Mária T. Patakyová is assistant professor at Institute of European Law, Faculty of Law, Comenius University in Bratislava, Slovakia. She studied at Faculty of Law, Comenius University in Bratislava, at Faculty of Law, Ljubljana University, Slovenia, Tilburg Law School, Tilburg University, the Netherlands. She is a graduate of the Cambridge Diploma in British Law and European Union Law. She gives lectures (mainly from EU law) at the Faculty of Law, Comenius University in Bratislava, Slovakia. In 2019, she was giving lectures also in Strasbourg at the University of Strasbourg, France. Regarding the research, she has focused mainly on national and European competition law (including zero-price markets), protection of human rights in Europe, business human rights, internal market law and consumer law. She has published in Journals and Proceedings from conference both in Slovakia and abroad.