13 October

The Antitrust Salon - 8th Annual Bill Kovacic Conference

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From 13 to 15 October

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PANEL 1: Digital in a Post-Covid Era: Are We Going Towards a Regulated Industry?

Oct. 13

Webinar on Tuesday, Oct. 13 at 2 PM EST

Welcome Remarks: William E. Kovacic | Professor, George Washington University Law School, Washington DC [bio]

Katherine Ambrogi | Attorney Advisor, Office of Policy Planning, U.S. Federal Trade Commission, Washington, DC* [bio]
Jay Jurata | Partner, Orrick, Washington, DC [bio]
Cristina Caffarra | Vice President & Head of European Competition, CRA, London/Brussels [bio]
Lisa Kimmel | Senior Counsel, Crowell Moring, Washington, D.C.* [bio]
David J. Lender | Partner, Weil, New York * [bio]
Susannah P. Torpey | Partner, Winston and Strawn, New York* [bio]
Moderator: John Harkrider | Partner, Axinn, New York [bio]

Registration for this webinar: Click here to register for free

PANEL 2: Vertical Merger Guidelines

Oct. 14

Webinar on Wednesday, Oct. 14 at 2 PM EST

Elinor Hoffmann | Deputy Bureau Chief, Antitrust, Office of the NYS Attorney General, New York [bio]
Vandy M. Howell | Senior Vice President, Cornerstone Research, Washington D.C* [bio]
David Lawrence | Chief, Competition Policy and Advocacy, US Department of Justice, Washington D.C* [bio]
Mary Lehner | Partner, Freshfields, Washington D.C* [bio]
Jonathan M. Jacobson | Partner, Wilson Sonsini, New York* [bio]
Antonia Sherman | Competition/Antitrust Counsel, Linklaters, Washington D.C.* [bio]
Moderator: Sharis Pozen | Partner, Clifford Chance, Washington, DC* [bio]

Registration for this webinar: Click here to register for free

PANEL 3: COVID-19 and Competition Policy: Long-Term Impact?

Oct. 15

Webinar on Thursday, Oct. 16 at 2 PM EST

Michael Murray | Deputy Assistant Attorney General, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington D.C* [bio]

Moderator: William Kovacic | Professor, The George Washington University Law School [bio]

Registration for this webinar: Click here to register for free

* To be confirmed


This is the 8th Annual Bill Kovacic Conference co-organized by Concurrences and George Washington University, in partnership with the sponsors. Due to the current health situation, this conference will be held via a series of 3 webinars from October 13th to October 15th.

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