7 December

The Global Antitrust Economics Conference

Date & place

From 7 December at 14:00 to 9 December at 16:00 EST

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Dec. 7

Webinar on Monday, Dec. 7, at 2 PM EST

Loretta PRESKA | Chief Judge, US District Court for the Southern District of New York [bio]

Pinar BAGCI | Principal, The Brattle Group, London [bio]
Mark GIDLEY | Partner, White & Case, Washington D.C. [bio]
Jay HIMES | Partner, Labaton Sucharow, New York [bio]
Martha SAMUELSON | CEO, Analysis Group, Boston [bio]
Moderator: Lawrence WHITE | Professor, Department of Economics, NYU Stern School of Business, New York [bio]

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Dec. 8

Webinar on Tuesday, Dec. 8, at 2 PM EST

Andrew SMITH | Director, Bureau of Consumer Protection,US Federal Trade Commission, Washington, DC [bio]

Jeffrey AMATO | Partner, Winston & Strawn, New York [bio]
Joseph FARRELL | Partner, Bates White | Professor, University of California, Berkeley [bio]
Kinshuk JERATH | Professor of Marketing, Columbia Business School at Columbia University, New York [bio]
Thomas PHILIPPON | Professor, NYU Stern School of Business, New York [bio]
Moderator: Scott HEMPHILL | Professor, NYU School of Law, New York [bio]

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Dec. 9

Webinar on Wednesday, Dec. 9, at 2 PM EST

Hal VARIAN | Chief Economist, Google, San Francisco [bio]

Katherine FORREST | Partner, Cravath, Swaine & Moore, New York [bio]
Michal GAL | Professor, University of Haifa [bio]
John HARKRIDER | Partner, Axinn, New York [bio]
Amy RAY | Partner, Orrick, Washington, DC [bio]
Moderator: Chris CONLON | Assistant Professor, NYU Stern School of Business, New York [bio]

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Concurrences Articles

Panel 1: Global Class Action:

Michael D. Hausfeld, Anthony Maton, David R. Wingfield, Class actions & competition law: an overview of EU and national case law, 27 August 2020, e-Competitions Class actions, Art. N° 96134

Fabio Falconi, Caroline Janssens, Adam Land, Stuart D. Levi, Sheldon Mills, Jorge Padilla, Bill Roberts, Stefano Trento, Ingrid Vandenborre, Marianne Verdier, Banking and big data, November 2019, Concurrences N° 4-2019, Art. N° 92003, pp. 22-47

Panel 2: Consumer Protection & Antitrust

Jon Direnfeld, Andrew Smith, Aaron Yeater, Platforms and Advertising: Implications of Digital Advertising for Competition and Consumer Protection

Cristina Caffarra, “Follow the Money” - Mapping issues with digital platforms into actionable theories of harm, 29 August 2019, e-Competitions Platforms, Art. N° 91579

David C. Ingles , Sven G. Mickisch, The U.S. Senate approves the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief and Consumer Protection Act that would repeal or modify certain provisions of the Dodd-Frank Act, 14 March 2018, e-Competitions March 2018, Art. N° 87158

Panel 3: AI in Antitrust

Jay Modrall, The EU Commission publishes a package of initiatives on Europe’s digital future to create legislation on AI and big data, 19 February 2020, e-Competitions February 2020, Art. N° 93847

Paul Stuart, John Messent, Henry Mostyn, Romi Lepetska, The UK Government lowers the merger notification threshold for specific sectors including artificial intelligence, cryptographic authentication and advanced materials, 21 July 2020, e-Competitions July 2020, Art. N° 96579

Past Attendees:

Agencies: CTED, District Court for the Southern District of New York, Federal Institute of Telecommunications, European Commission - DG COMP, Hellenic Telecommunications & Post Commission, International Monetary Fund, NYC Department of Finance, NYS Office of the Attorney General, OECD Competition Committee, Senegal Department of Trade, Uganda National Planning Authority, United Nations, US DOJ, US FTC,

Corporations: Broadridge, Citadel LLC, Facebook, Google, JetBlue Airways, JPMorgan Chase, Microsoft, Prudential Financial, Sol Tactus, Qualcomm, Visa

Law firms: Advocates Group 621, Anand Ahuja Associates, AXA Advisors, Axinn, Bates White, Bloom Strategic Counsel, Clifford Chance, Constantine Cannon, Dentons, Dhuparr & Associates, Freitas & Weinberg, Ingram Yuzek Gainen Carroll & Bertolotti, IWRCF Advogados, Junhe, Kastell Advokatbyrå, Kirkland & Ellis, Klawiter, Labaton Sucharow, Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, Linklaters, Manatt Phelps & Phillips, Mattos Filho, Morgan Lewis, Norton Rose Fulbright, Orrick, Quinn Emanuel, Richard Wolfram, Esq., Shearman & Sterling, Simpson Thatcher & Barlett, V&K Law, Vilgerts Legal & Tax Law Firm, White & Case, Wilson Sonsini, Winston & Strawn

Consultancies: AB InBev, Analysis Group, Basepoint, Bates White, BlackRock, Brattle Group, Cerulean Global Capital, Charles Rivers Associates, Citadel, Compass Lexecon, Control Risks, DR Capital Management, Economists Incorporated, Healthcare Advocates, Heat Watch, Keystone Strategy, KP Accounting, M&T Global Partners, Natixis, NERA Economic Consulting, Orbiconsulting, Oxera, Park Ave Capital, RBB Economics, Sandretto Consulting, Surveyor Capital, Taconic Capital, TIG Advisors, Vannin Capital

Media: CTFN, The Deal, Dealreporter, Event Driven, JWB, Law Business Research, Law360, Le Monde French Daily, News Corp, Nikkei

Other: Brooklyn Technical High School, Brunel University, The Capitol Forum, Carnegie Mellon University, University of Chicago Booth School of Business, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, China Construction Bank, Chung Yuan Christian University, The City College of New York, Columbia Law School, Columbia University, CUNY Graduate Center, DCT Investment, Doctrinal, Fordham Law, GCR, George Mason Law, Georgetown Law, George Washington University, Harvard University, Health Philanthropy, Hitit University, Hofstra Law, Indiana University, May Bao, New York University, NYU Medical Center, NYU Schack School of Real Estate, NYU Stern, NYU Wagner, Oberlin College, Olivetree Financial, Pace University, PennState Law, Pepperdine University, Rutgers University, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, Ryerson University, Smith College, Stanford University, Taraba State Polytechnic, Tel Aviv University, Thomson Reuters, Suntai, UC Berkley, University of East Anglia, University of Fribourg Center for Competitiveness, University of International Business and Economics, University of Maryland Baltimore County, University of Michigan, West Virginia University, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Yale University


This is the 3rd edition of this joint conference co-organized by Concurrences and NYU Stern School of Business, in partnership with the sponsors. Due to the current health situation, the Global Antitrust Economics Conference will be held via a series of 3 webinars from December 7th to December 9th.

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