Thursday, July 10, 2014
16 September 2014 at 09:00 to 18:00
New York, USA
.30: Welcome coffee and registration
9.00: Chairs’ opening remarks
Nick Levy, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton Ronan Harty, Davis Polk & Wardwell
9.10: Keynote address and questions:
David Gelfand, Deputy Assistant Attorney General for Litigation, Antitrust Division, US Department of Justice
10.05: Session one: Antitrust enforcement in China – what next?
Moderator: Daniel Sokol, Levin College of Law, University of Florida
Introductory Speaker: Maureen K. Ohlhausen, Commissioner, Federal Trade Commission
Panel: Elizabeth Xiao-Ru Wang, Charles River Associates Mark Whitener, Senior Counsel, Competition Law & Policy, General Electric Company Alex Potter, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
11.20: Coffee break
11.40: Session two: Merger control & minority interests – is the gap worth filling?
Moderator: Ilene Knable Gotts, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
Panel: Todd Miller, Baker & Miller Michael Moiseyev, Assistant Director, Bureau of Competition, Federal Trade Commission John Harkrider, Axinn, Veltrop & Harkrider Janusz A. Ordover, Compass Lexecon
12.55: Lunchtime speaker
Eric Stock, Chief of the Antitrust Bureau, New York State Attorney General
13.30: Networking lunch sponsored by Bennett Jones
14.30: Session three: Challenges in global antitrust enforcement
Moderator: Leon B. Greenfield, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr
Panel: Melanie Aitken, Bennett Jones Kevin Arquit, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett Rachel Brandenburger, Hogan LovellsWilliam Kovacic, The George Washington University Law School
15.30: Coffee break
15.45: Session four: Antitrust litigation in the EU – has its time now come?
Moderator: Fiona Schaeffer, Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy
Panel: Anthony Maton, Hausfeld & Co Nicole Kar, Linklaters Robert O'Donoghue, Brick Court Chambers Jordan Ellison, Slaughter and May
17.15: Chairs’ closing remarks
17.30: All delegates are invited to attend a cocktail reception kindly hosted by Davis Polk & Wardwell.