Edgeworth Economics provides quantitative and economic consulting in the course of litigation and business to its clients, which include world-class law firms, Fortune 500 companies, and government agencies. Edgeworth experts apply their knowledge and experience, along with state-of-the-art computing infrastructure, to help clients efficiently manage complex issues including antitrust litigation, class actions, consumer financial services, data and HR analytics, employment and labor, intellectual property, mergers and acquisitions, privacy and data security, and transfer pricing. As a growing firm with a fresh approach, Edgeworth attracts leaders and teachers from across the industry including PhD economists, MBAs, statisticians, and programmers. Edgeworth has offices in Pasadena, San Francisco, Toronto, and Washington, DC.
With approximately 1,000 lawyers in 16 offices, Morrison & Foerster is a preeminent global law firm dedicated to delivering business-oriented results to clients across the United States, Europe and Asia. Dynamic technology and life science companies, large financial institutions, leading consumer product companies and other market leaders come to MoFo for knowledge, innovation and business aptitude. MoFo handles some of the world’s largest crossborder transactions and resolves major disputes across multiple jurisdictions. The firm has a long-standing commitment to pro bono work and social justice.
Dr. Lu is an expert in the areas of antitrust, intellectual property, and labor and employment. She brings a background in economic research and computer programming, which allows her to analyze and curate intricate datasets for clients.
In the area of antitrust, she conducts economic analyses related to allegations of monopolization, price fixing, and exclusive dealing. She has extensive experience analyzing the competitive effects in cases involving abuse of dominance and mergers and acquisitions in a wide variety of industries, such as e-commerce, electronic devices, automotive parts, consumer products, and manufacturing. In intellectual property, Dr. Lu has applied economic and econometric skills to analyze reasonable royalty and evaluate the intellectual property at issue in patent and copyright infringement disputes. Dr. Lu has specific experience in employment discrimination and wage and hours matters. She has provided economic testimony and consulting on issues related to age and gender discrimination.
Natalie Fleming Nolen is a partner in the Litigation Department of Morrison & Foerster’s Washington D.C. office. She is a trial lawyer who focuses on complex civil litigation with an emphasis on antitrust litigation and financial services litigation. Recent representative matters include the defense of a financial institution in a large multi-district antitrust litigation; representation of clients in complex antitrust arbitrations; defense of a client in a large multi-district cartel litigation; representation of clients before federal agencies, such as the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and the Federal Trade Commission; and consumer class actions alleging breaches of contract and violation of the Truth in Lending Act.
Ms. Fleming Nolen has strived to increase diversity in the legal profession, including mentoring young lawyers, being actively involved in recruiting efforts and being a member of firm committees and affinity groups. For her efforts, Ms. Fleming Nolen was named an NALP Diversity Champion in 2010.