The Seventh Annual Trans-Atlantic Antitrust Dialogue

Tuesday 1 May 2007 09:00 to
Wednesday 2 May 2007 16:30

Location

Brunei Gallery, SOAS, University of London, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London, WC1H 0XG
 

Participants

Keynote speeches will be offered by:

Confirmed speakers and chairs:

Topics:

  • Substantive merger analysis in recent cases: old theories, new theories, empirical evidence and efficiency defences
  • Fix-it first and Phase 1 merger remedies
  • Consumer welfare: what is your theory of harm?
  • Private enforcement and consumer redress
  • Agencies roundtable
  • Failing markets/markets not working well; what can you do about it?
  • Consistency of decisions across jurisdictions … or chaos?

Programme:

To access a copy of the programme for this event please click here.


British Institute of International and Comparative Law member's can receive an extra 20% discount when booking five or more members onto this event. For further details please email: m.hall@biicl.org


The Seventh Annual Trans-Atlantic Antitrust Dialogue

Sponsored by:

Allen & Overy

Map and directions


This year's conference has sessions on mergers, consumer welfare, consumer redress, markets working poorly, and consistency (or chaos?) of decision-making. Keynote speeches will be offered by Philip Collins, Chairman of the Office of Fair Trading, and Philip Lowe, Director General of DG-Competition, European Commission. Our conference includes our annual Roundtable with the Authorities with senior officials from the US, UK, and European Commission debating pressing issues of the day.

6.5 CPD hours may be claimed by both solicitors and barristers through attendance on 1 May and 5.5 CPD hours may be claimed by both solicitors and barristers through attendance on 2 May.


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