Conference Coverage

Baer and Snyder defend US anti-cartel system

Baer and Snyder defend US anti-cartel system

Premium 08 February 2016

The head of the Department of Justice’s antitrust division and his deputy for criminal enforcement have fended off criticism of how the US deals with cartels in its leniency programme and compliance credit, but also admitted there is “room for improvement”. Pallavi Guniganti in Tokyo

Feinstein: Steris shows gap between agencies and courts

Feinstein: Steris shows gap between agencies and courts

Premium 05 February 2016

Deborah Feinstein, the head of the US Federal Trade Commission’s bureau of competition, trudged down a perhaps painful path today as she outlined what she believed went wrong in the agency’s failed challenge to the Steris/Synergy merger. Ron Knox at GCR Live in Miami

Hesse: DoJ’s system for case and merger review isn’t static

Hesse: DoJ’s system for case and merger review isn’t static

Premium 05 February 2016

Renata Hesse, who oversees the US Department of Justice’s criminal and civil antitrust operations, says the agency’s antitrust division continues to adjust the way it analyses cases and transactions as market circumstances change. Alex Wilts at GCR Live in Miami.

Last chance to buy GCR Live Brussels tickets

Last chance to buy GCR Live Brussels tickets

Premium 05 November 2015

GCR Live 7th Annual Brussels: The conference about the bigger picture starts on Monday, and promises to be one of the highlights of the antitrust year.

Last chance to buy discounted tickets for GCR Live Hong Kong: Focus on China

Last chance to buy discounted tickets for GCR Live Hong Kong: Focus on China

Premium 15 October 2015

The inaugural GCR LiveHong Kong: Focus on China conference takes place at the end of this month, with early-bird discounted tickets still available until the end of tomorrow.

Last chance to buy discounted GCR Live: Competition Litigation tickets

Last chance to buy discounted GCR Live: Competition Litigation tickets

Premium 29 September 2015

The president of the UK’s competition appeal tribunal will headline GCR Live’s 7th Annual Competition Litigation conference in London.

GCR Live brings top current and ex enforcers to New York

GCR Live brings top current and ex enforcers to New York

Premium 21 August 2015

The third annual GCR Live New York event is less than a month away, and promises a series of fascinating discussions among some of the most important people in competition enforcement, their predecessors, and in-house counsel.

Last chance to buy discounted GCR Live: Telecoms, Media & Technology tickets

Last chance to buy discounted GCR Live: Telecoms, Media & Technology tickets

Premium 15 June 2015

GCR Live’s 4th Annual Telecoms, Media & Technology conference takes place in just over two weeks, and promises a wealth of debate between lawyers, economists and government enforcers.

KFTC official: IP rights could become “a monster”

KFTC official: IP rights could become “a monster”

Premium 19 May 2015

The director of the Korea Fair Trade Commission’s international cooperation division said his agency is on the lookout for anti-competitive abuses of intellectual property rights. Pallavi Guniganti at GCR Live IP & Antitrust Asia-Pacific in Seoul

Top US official to tackle IP-competition law overlap at GCR Live

Top US official to tackle IP-competition law overlap at GCR Live

Premium 06 May 2015

F Scott Kieff, commissioner at the US International Trade Commission, will address the difficult questions that often arise when intellectual property and competition law overlap at GCR Live IP & Antitrust Asia-Pacific on 19 May.