Antitrust Treatment of Loyalty Discounts in Europe and the U.S.

Broadcast Date: Wednesday, October 14, 2015 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET)
Communications Law
William Michael
Simon Holmes
Brian Sher
Sean Durkin


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