February 2012

The great gamble

28 February 2012

Over the past 40 years, Michael Hausfeld has built one of the strongest plaintiffs' antitrust practices in the US, securing hundreds of millions for those wronged by cartels and monopolies. Now, Hausfeld is attempting to lead the charge into Europe, where the prospects for US-style collective actions remain dim. Ron Knox examines his journey, and the path that lies ahead