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Arbitration is an increasingly valuable resource in competition disputes, offering numerous benefits over litigation in national courts, say panellists at GCR Live. Katy Oglethorpe in Brussels
Premium 30 October 2012
A keynote speech by the EU Director General of Internal Market, in-house counsel on their frustrations with antitrust, and a wide-ranging question-and-answer session are only some of the novelties awaiting the audience at the most ambitious GCR Live Brussels conference to date.
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Speaking at GCR Live’s 4th Annual Competition Litigation Conference in London today, Iain Mansfield, assistant director of the Competition Policy Directorate at the UK government’s Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS), outlined the government’s position following last year’s consultation on options for reforming the country’s private antitrust litigation regime.
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Mark Hoskins QC of Brick Court Chambers says the European Commission's fight to keep leniency documents out of the hands of claimants could be in jeopardy following several European court rulings, including Pfleiderer.
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Some influential figures will go head to head in GCR's first Oxford Union-style debate later this year, part of GCR's two day GCR Live Brussels event, debating whether fancier economics equals better enforcement.
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GCR’s 4th Annual Brussels conference this November promises to be the most interactive yet, with a number of new formats to encourage audience participation and a new focus on the ‘bigger picture’ of competition law.
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Counsel to NYSE Euronext and financial institutions who took part in the landmark Deutsche Börse/NYSE merger review revisited the reasoning that ultimately led to the prohibition of the stock exchanges US$10.2 billion merger by the European Commission.
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Few US lawyers have been as central to recent antitrust investigations in the financial services sector as the two latest speakers to join the roster for GCR Live – Financial Services and Competition Law 2012, which will be in London on 20 June.
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Professor Huang Yong, at the University of International Business and Economics (UIBE) in Beijing, has been confirmed as a speaker at GCR Live: Competition Law, Consumer Goods and Retail, to be held on 9 May in London.
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Ed Richards, chief executive of the UK's telecoms regulator Ofcom and the enforcer responsible for one of the most influential competition cases in the broadcasting sector in recent years, will be among leading competition experts speaking at GCR Live's Broadcasting and Competition Law 2012 conference, which takes place on 24 April in London.