GCR USA - 11 May 2017
University of Michigan law professor and Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison litigation counsel Daniel Crane will present “Antitrust Litigation: The year in review” at GCR Live Antitrust Litigation in New York next month. Ahead of the conference, Crane spoke about what drew him into antitrust, the trends he sees among practitioners, and the role of antitrust in policing both government and driverless cars.
GCR USA - 08 May 2017
Deborah Feinstein, the former director of the Federal Trade Commission’s bureau of competition, spoke to Charles McConnell in late April about her time at the commission, and shared thoughts about congressional legislation, divestitures in retail mergers, cooperation with the Department of Justice’s antitrust division and more.
GCR USA - 24 March 2017
Pearson Simon & Warshaw partner Bruce Simon will moderate the panel “To the ends of the earth? Extraterritorial application of cartel laws today” at next week’s second annual GCR Live Cartels.
GCR USA - 23 March 2017
Covington & Burling partner Deborah Garza, a former head of the Department of Justice's antitrust division, is set to moderate a roundtable of former DOJ officials at next week’s second annual GCR Live Cartels.
GCR USA - 22 March 2017
Megan Dixon is a partner at Hogan Lovells in San Francisco. She will moderate the panel “Navigating muddy waters: Steering global businesses through fluid and disparate standards” at next week’s second annual GCR Live Cartels.
GCR USA - 06 March 2017
Andrew Forman, a partner at Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison, has been part of the team at the centre of the Anthem/Cigna merger fight, but it is just the latest healthcare matter on his resume. While his headline-grabbing representations in private practice range from the US Airways/American Airlines tie-up to Eli Lilly's acquisition of Novartis Animal Health, as an attorney in the Mergers I shop of the Federal Trade Commission’s Bureau of Competition, he scrutinised deals in the pharmaceutical and medical device sectors, as well as others.
GCR USA - 06 February 2017
Kevin Arquit joined Weil Gotshal & Manges as a partner last month, helping to lead the firm’s competition practice.
GCR USA - 11 October 2016
Tara Reinhart recently returned to Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom as a partner in Washington, DC. Fresh from her time as the chief trial counsel in the Federal Trade Commission’s bureau of competition, Reinhart spoke to GCR USA about her career, her time at the commission and what she will bring back to private practice.
GCR USA - 04 August 2016
Before becoming a partner at Alston & Bird last October, John Snyder served as counsel to assistant attorney general Bill Baer. He already had a decade at the Department of Justice’s antitrust division under his belt as a senior trial attorney in the transportation, energy and agriculture section. In a Q&A, Snyder demurred from giving the antitrust agencies advice, but told GCR USA how their bigger penalties could affect companies.
GCR USA - 27 April 2016
Arthur Burke has spent the last 22 years at Davis Polk & Wardwell, where he is a partner in the firm’s litigation department in New York and Menlo Park, and works on antitrust matters across various industries.
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