Recent Developments in Antitrust and Competition Law: A 2017

Broadcast Date: Thursday, September 28, 2017 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm (ET)
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About Cooley LLP

Cooley’s attorneys solve legal issues for entrepreneurs, investors, financial institutions and established companies. Clients partner with Cooley on transformative deals, complex IP and regulatory matters, and high-stakes litigation, where innovation meets the law. Cooley has 900 lawyers across 12 offices in the United States, China and Europe. Cooley's antitrust & competition team is recognized as one of the top-tier practices in the area of antitrust by Legal 500, Chambers USA and Global Competition Review. We handle all aspects of antitrust and competition law matters – including counseling, government investigations and litigation – for Fortune 500 corporations, as well as growing companies.


About Nexsen Pruet

Nexsen Pruet is a multi-specialty business law firm headquartered in Columbia, South Carolina, with more than 190 lawyers and offices in Charlotte, Greensboro, and Raleigh, NC as well as Charleston, Greenville, Hilton Head and Myrtle Beach, SC.


About Gilbert + Tobin

Gilbert + Tobin is a leading independent corporate law firm and a key player in the Australian legal market. From our Sydney, Melbourne and Perth offices, we provide innovative, relevant and commercial legal solutions to major corporate and government clients across Australia and internationally, particularly in the Asia-Pacific region.

With a focus on dynamic and evolving market sectors, we work on transactions and cases that define and direct the market. Gilbert + Tobin has become the legal adviser of choice for industry leaders who value our entrepreneurial culture and determination to succeed. Our well-established base of corporate clients includes major infrastructure and services providers, large financial institutions, transport and logistics companies, government and public authorities.

In the three decades since its establishment Gilbert and Tobin has become a market leader across a broad range of areas – and is acknowledged in a number as the pre-eminent firm in Australia.

Our reputation for expert advice extends across a broad range of areas including: banking and infrastructure; corporate advisory – funds, mergers and acquisitions, private equity, capital markets, tax and stamp duty; communications and technology; competition and regulation; energy and resources; intellectual property; media; litigation and dispute resolution; and real estate and projects.

Gilbert + Tobin employs more than 500 professionals. We have one of the highest proportions of female partners of any major Australian law firm and are acknowledged as a pioneer in providing pro bono services.


About Berman Tabacco

Founded in 1982, Berman Tabacco is a national law firm focused on prosecuting litigation on behalf of victims of fraud and antitrust violations.  Berman Tabacco’s Antitrust Group has a national reputation for prosecuting class actions involving price-fixing, market allocation agreements, patent misuse, monopolization and group boycotts among other types of anticompetitive conduct.  Over the years, the Antitrust Group has recovered over $1 billion on behalf of its Fortune 500, public pension funds and individual clients and the classes they represent.