Skip navigation

Online Search: "Antitrust"

8th June 2011

A discussion of the antitrust issues relating to online search and advertising; including

- How are search, advertising, vertical services and mobile platforms inter-related?
- What are the main theories of harm?
- Search engines as gatekeepers and essential facilities after TeliaSonera
- Search manipulation and bias
- Is competition always one click away? What drives competition in search?
- Why is scale so crucial? How do exclusive agreements operate in this sector?
- Is foreclosure possible, given multi-homing?
- Aggregating and using personal information: privacy ramifications for competition policy analysis
- Remedies, the risks of intervention and non-intervention in high-tech markets.

Is Google the next Microsoft? Is Facebook the next Google?

CPD points

Event Cancellation Policy

Cancellation by us
The British Institute of International and Comparative Law reserves the right to modify or cancel any event if unforeseen circumstances arise. If we cancel an event we shall inform you as soon as possible using the contact details provided to us and offer you a full refund.

Cancellation by you
All cancellations must be made in writing via email to and be no less than one week prior to the event.

Payment for registration will always be required, and must be made prior to the event. If sufficient written notification of cancellation is received, a full refund will be given. If insufficient notice is given, payment for your registration will still be required.

By registering for an event, you have confirmed that you have read and understood our cancellation policy.

23rd November 2017 | LONDON

The standard of review of national court decisions by investment tribunals

Read more

27th November 2017 | LONDON

40th FA Mann Lecture

Read more

4th December 2017 | LONDON

Harry Weinrebe Annual Lecture: Perspectives on 15 years in Business and Human Rights - and on where we may be going next

Read more

6th December 2017 | LONDON

16th Annual Review of the Arbitration Act

Read more

11th December 2017 | LONDON

Legal consequences of the separation of the Chagos Archipelago from Mauritius (ICJ Advisory Opinion)

Read more