Judge pushes DOJ on efficiencies and arbitration

Phillips doubts threat from common ownership

Call me sceptical: The Tipline for 7 December 2018

Lens buyers win class certification

DOJ’s AT&T appeal may be undercut by a trial concession

The government’s chances of successfully appealing the AT&T/Time Warner ruling are complicated by an apparent concession on efficiencies during the trial. William S Comanor – previously special economic assistant to the assistant attorney general for antitrust and director of the Federal Trade Commission’s bureau of economics – and Donald I Baker – former head of the DOJ’s antitrust division – explain.

An interview with Tim Wu

Several books have been written about monopoly over the past few years, and several more are still to come. But none are as succinct and pointed as The Curse of Bigness: Antitrust In The New Gilded Age, the new book from Tim Wu, the Columbia University law professor and former Federal Trade Commission advisor perhaps best known for coining the phrase “net neutrality”. Wu sat down with GCR’s Ron Knox to discuss fascism, breaking up Facebook, and replacing the consumer welfare standard.

Litigators of the Week: White & Case

The overturning of class certification for indirect purchasers of Asacol may reshape how some class actions are formed, as a defence strategy of aggressive discovery on plaintiffs bore fruit in a successful appeal.

Hot Docs – Hovenkamp, hospital-home bias and a healthy dose of judicial review

While the recent heatwave may have you inside by the air-conditioning all day, we have collected the hottest docs in antitrust to keep you entertained.

Events

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GCR Live 8th Annual Antitrust Law Leaders Forum

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GCR Live Pharmaceuticals

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Regional Reviews

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The European, Middle Eastern and African Antitrust Review 2017

Highlights

EU: Directorate General for Competition

Johannes Laitenberger

Director General for Competition

EU: Abuse of Dominance

Cormac O'Daly and Frédéric Louis

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Private Litigation 2018

Highlights

Germany

Martin Sura and Kim Lars Mehrbrey

Hogan Lovells

Portugal

Gonçalo Machado Borges

Morais Leităo Galvăo Teles Soares da Silva & Associados (Lisbon)

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