“The Future of Antitrust: A Global Perspective” Webinar
The webinar was organized by JURIS and panel discussion on the future of antitrust was moderated by Brattle Director of Global Development James Keyte. The discussion covered the current state of global antitrust and what lies ahead in the near and distant futures.
- Areas of divergence/convergence among U.S./EU and rest of world jurisdictions
- Specific developments (case law and regulation) addressing the digital economy, including nascent acquisitions, emerging theories of dominance/abuse
- The interplay among antitrust, Big Data, consumer protection and privacy
The panelists included: Olivier Guersent, Director General of the Directorate General for Competition; William E. Kovacic, Global Competition Professor of Law and Policy at George Washington University Law School and Director of the University’s Competition Law Center; Eleanor M. Fox, Walter J. Derenberg Professor of Trade Regulation at New York University School of Law; Barry Hawk, Former Director of the Fordham Competition Law Institute and Former Partner with Skadden Arps