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Twenty Years in Antitrust and Lessons for a New Administration, Thursday, February 23, 2017

On February 23, 2017 the George Mason Law Review will be putting on its 20th Antitrust Symposium entitled “Twenty Years in Antitrust and Lessons for a New Administration.”

Twenty Years in Antitrust and Lessons for a New Administration

 

    Thursday, February 23, 2017
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    8:00 AM  -  8:30 AM
    Registration & Breakfast
    Founders Hall Multipurpose Room
     Registered 
    8:30 AM  -  8:35 AM
    Welcome & Introduction
    All Panels will be held in Founders Hall Auditorium

    Henry N. Butler, Dean - George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School

     Registered 
    8:35 AM  -  9:30 AM
    Opening Keynote Discussion

    Introduction – The Globalization of Competition Law in the Past 20 Years and the Advent of Brazilian Competition Law:
    Terry Calvani, Of Counsel - Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP


    Keynote Speaker:
    Alexandre Cordeiro Macedo, Commissioner - Administrative Council for Economic Defense (CADE)

     Registered 
    9:45 AM  -  11:00 AM
    Panel One: Chinese Merger Law

    Confirmed Speakers include:

    Jing He, Senior Consultant - AnJie Law Firm

    Randy Tritell, Director - Federal Trade Commission

    Joanna Tsai, Vice President - Charles River Associates

    Mark Whitener, Senior Counsel - General Electric Company


    Moderator: H. Steve Harris, Jr., Partner - Winston & Strawn LLP

     Registered 
    11:15 AM  -  12:30 PM
    Panel Two: From Staples to Staples – 20 Years of Merger Enforcement in the United States

    Confirmed Speakers include:

    Orley Ashenfelter, Joseph Douglas Green 1895 Professor of Economics - Princeton University

    George Cary, Partner - Cleary Gottlieb

    Deborah Feinstein, Director - Federal Trade Commission

    Matthew J. Reilly, Partner - Kirkland & Ellis LLP

    Chetan Sanghvi, Managing Director - NERA Economic Consulting


    Moderator: Paul Denis, Partner - Dechert LLP

     Registered 
    12:30 PM  -  2:00 PM
    Luncheon Conversation - FTC Commissioner Ohlhausen and former FTC Commissioner Wright

    Speakers:

    Maureen K. Ohlhausen, Commissioner - US Federal Trade Commission

    Joshua D. Wright, University Professor - George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School; Senior Of Counsel - Wilson Soncini Goodrich & Rosati.

     Registered 
    2:00 PM  -  3:15 PM
    Panel Three: The Intersection of Intellectual Property & Competition Law

    Confirmed Speakers include:

    Hiram Andrews, Counsel - Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer US LLP

    Jim Harlan, Director of Standards and Competition Policy - InterDigital

    Greg Sivinski, Assistant General Counsel - Microsoft

    Koren Wong-Ervin, Director - Global Antitrust Institute


    Moderator: Anne Layne-Farrar, Vice President - Charles River Associates

     Registered 
    3:30 PM  -  5:00 PM
    Panel Four: Globalization of Cartel Enforcement

    Confirmed Speakers include:

    Vinicius Marques de Carvalho, Fmr. President - CADE; current Yale World Fellow

    Minji Kim, Deputy Director - Korea Fair Trade Commission

    Bruce McCulloch, Partner - Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer US LLP

    Gary Spratling, Partner - Gibson Dunn

    John Taladay, Partner - Baker Botts


    Moderator: The Honorable Douglas H. Ginsburg, Senior Judge - United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit; Professor of Law - George Mason University School of Law

     Registered 
    5:00 PM  -  5:10 PM
    Closing Remarks
     
     Registered 
    5:00 PM  -  6:00 PM
    Reception
    Founders Hall Gallery

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