Conference
Second Annual Chicago Forum on International Antitrust Issues

Please join Mayer Brown partners Natalie Jalabert Doury and Mark McLaughlin and Tauil & Chequer Advogados partner Bruno Werneck, along with our fellow co-sponsors on June 9 – 10, 2011 for Northwestern Law’s Chicago Forum on International Antitrust Issues. This two-day conference will focus on the latest regulatory developments and competition issues across the globe, featuring prominent speakers from domestic and foreign government agencies. Specific topics to be addressed will include:

  • Antitrust Enforcement Priorities: US, Canada and Mexico
  • Corporate Perspectives in Dealing with the Agencies
  • Leniency in Cartel Investigations
  • Global Compliance: Best Practices
  • Developments in Brazil, Russia, India and China
  • Hot topics in Europe
  • Merger Update: New Guidelines in the US and Abroad
  • Abuse of Dominance
  • Distribution Practices – Pricing, Advertising and the Internet
  • New Risks and Strategies in Private Antitrust Litigation
  • Counseling and Litigating Without the Attorney-Client Privilege

Additional speakers include: William E. Kovacic, Commissioner, Federal Trade Commission; Melanie L. Aitken, Commissioner of Competition, Canada Competition Bureau; Eduardo Perez Motta, Chairman, Federal Competition Commission, Mexico; Rachel Brandenburger, Special Advisor, International, Antitrust Division, Department of Justice; Scott D. Hammond, Deputy Assistant Attorney General for Criminal Enforcement, Antitrust Division, Department of Justice; Russell W. Damtoft, Associate Director, Office of International Affairs, Federal Trade Commission

Observations about Brazilian law are by Tauil & Chequer Advogados. They are not intended to provide legal advice to any entity; any entity considering the possibility of a transaction must seek advice tailored to its particular circumstances.

Date & Time
Thursday, June 9, 2011
8:00 a.m. – 5:15 p.m.

Friday, June 10, 2011
8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Location
Searle Center on Law, Regulation, and Economic Growth
375 East Chicago Avenue Chicago, IL 60611

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For more information please visit:
http://law.northwestern.edu/searlecenter/conference/international/