Legal Series: U.S. Antitrust Laws – Developments in its Extraterritorial Reach

Broadcast Date: Friday, January 30, 2015 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm (ET)
CLE Administrative Law
James J. Calder
Mark S. Popofsky
K. Craig Wildfang
Jeff VanHooreweghe


About Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP

Katten is a full-service law firm with more than 600 attorneys in locations across the United States and in London and Shanghai. Katten’s Antitrust and Competition attorneys have represented clients in more than 40 industries. We have handled diverse and challenging antitrust and competition problems for clients across a wide range of businesses, including health care, financial services, consumer products, manufacturing, energy, entertainment, insurance, pharmaceuticals, military and consumer electronics, media, paper and transportation services.

Katten attorneys handle the full range of antitrust engagements. We advise clients on issues arising from relations with competitors, pricing, product distribution, monopolization, tying, group boycotts, price discrimination and intellectual property matters. Our antitrust litigation work includes representation of clients in government and private suits (including class actions), competitive tort situations, civil and criminal investigations (including grand juries), and competition claims arising out of intellectual property matters. Katten’s antitrust litigators include former Assistant United States Attorneys and Department of Justice attorneys.

Katten’s philosophy is to learn how our clients’ businesses work, understand their business objectives and help them navigate through an increasingly complex antitrust and regulatory environment. We work with our clients closely to help them achieve their business objectives.


About Ropes & Gray LLP

Ropes & Gray LLP is a leading global law firm with offices in New York, Washington, D.C., Boston, Chicago, San Francisco, Silicon Valley, London, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Tokyo, and Seoul. Built on a foundation of more than 140 years of forging strong client relationships, Ropes & Gray has over 1,000 lawyers and professionals representing interests across a broad spectrum of industries in corporate law and litigation matters, as well as counseling on labor and employment issues, tax and benefits, creditors’ rights, and private client services. The firm’s clients include leading industrial companies, financial institutions, government agencies, hospitals and health care organizations, colleges and universities, as well as families and individuals.


About Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi L.L.P.

Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi L.L.P. is among the nation’s premier trial law firms, with more than 220 attorneys in six major cities. Our attorneys litigate, mediate, and arbitrate client disputes, always at-the-ready for an ultimate courtroom battle. When huge forces are at play, major money is at stake, or rights are being trampled, we help clients cut through complexity, get to the heart of the problem, and win what matters most.

We are clearly focused on business results for our clients. We achieve landmark triumphs and drive thousands of other cases to resolution before they ever hit the courtroom or the front page. From Big Tobacco to Kraft v. Starbucks, Interchange to Bhopal and the World Trade Center—we have changed law, business, and society for the better by redefining what’s possible.


About Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

For more than 50 years, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati has offered a broad range of services and legal disciplines focused on serving the principal challenges faced by the management and boards of directors of business enterprises. The firm is nationally recognized as a leader in the fields of corporate governance and finance, mergers and acquisitions, private equity, securities litigation, employment law, intellectual property, and antitrust, among many other areas of law.

The firm’s antitrust attorneys assist clients on important, bet-the-company matters, and with counseling and compliance matters. The firm is consistently recognized as having a leading antitrust practice by Global Competition ReviewChambers Global, and Competition Law360.

The firm has offices in Austin; Beijing; Brussels; Hong Kong; Los Angeles; New York; Palo Alto; San Diego; San Francisco; Seattle; Shanghai; Washington, D.C.; and Wilmington, DE. For more information, visit