Tuesday July 22nd 2014

Welcome to the George Mason Law Review

Antitrust Symposium

The George Mason Law Review, in partnership with the Law and Economics Center, proudly presents:

The 17th Annual Antitrust Symposium

The FTC: 100 Years of Antitrust and Competition Policy

February 13, 2014

Title Sponsors

           

Meal Sponsors

         

Opening Keynote Address - Watch Here

The Honorable Edith Ramirez, Chairwoman, Federal Trade Commission

Panel One: Intellectual Property and Antitrust - Watch Here

Moderator

James C. Cooper, Director, Research and Policy, Law & Economics Center, George Mason University School of Law

Speakers

The Honorable Maureen K. Ohlhausen, Commissioner, Federal Trade Commission

John “Jay” Jurata, Partner, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

C. Scott Hemphill, Professor of Law, Columbia Law School

Panel Two: Mergers - Watch Here

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

Speakers

William Blumenthal, Partner, Sidley Austin LLP

George S. Cary, Partner, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP

Dr. Chetan Sanghvi, Senior Vice President, NERA Economic Consulting

Keynote Panel - Watch Here

Moderator

William C. MacLeod, Partner, Kelley Drye & Warren LLP

Speakers

Jon Leibowitz, Partner, Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP

Timothy J. Muris, Of Counsel, Kirkland & Ellis LLP; George Mason University Foundation Professor, George Mason University School of Law

James C. Miller III, Senior Advisor, Husch Blackwell LLP

Panel Three: State and Professional Restraints - Watch Here

Moderator

James C. Cooper, Director, Research and Policy, Law & Economics Center, George Mason University School of Law

Speakers

The Honorable Julie Brill, Commissioner, Federal Trade Commission

Todd J. Zywicki, George Mason University Foundation Professor, George Mason University School of Law; Senior Scholar of the Mercatus Center at George Mason University; Senior Fellow at the F.A. Hayek Program for Advanced Study in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics

Thomas G. Krattenmaker, Formerly Professor, Georgetown University Law Center; Formerly Dean, William & Mary Law School

Harry First, Charles L. Denison Professor of Law, Director of the Competition, Innovation, and Information Law Program, New York University School of Law

Panel Four: Section 5 Policy - Watch Here

Moderator

Bruce McCulloch, Partner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

Speakers

The Honorable Joshua D. Wright, Commissioner, Federal Trade Commission

Carl W. Hittinger, Partner, Co-Chair, US Antitrust and Trade Regulation Group, DLA Piper

Sharis A. Pozen, Partner, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

Justin “Gus” Hurwitz, Assistant Professor of Law, University of Nebraska College of Law

For more information, please contact gmusymposium@gmail.com.

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