May 20-21, 2010
Northwestern University - Chicago, IL

The two-day conference will examine the latest developments in competition regulation around the globe, including:

  • The priorities of enforcement authorities with regard to cartels, mergers, abuse of monopoly power and distribution
  • The growth of private remedies
  • In-house counsel best practices
  • Developments in China and India
  • Hot topics in Europe
  • The role of economists and emerging economic theories in practice
  • Ethical issues in global antitrust

Three partners from Mayer Brown's Chicago office will serve as conference panelists. Andrew S. Marovitz will co-present the session "Ethics: Cartel Developments" and Christopher J. Kelly will co- present the session "Monopoly Power and Its Abuses" on May 20th. On May 21st, Mark McLaughlin will speak on "Hot Topics in Distribution in the U.S. and Abroad."