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    Who May be Steering Off- Course: Updates on the Anti-Steering Rules Challenges.

    Hilton Americas Houston, 3 PM EST

    ABA Section of Antitrust Law
    Pricing Conduct and Economics Committees Present
    Who May Be Steering Off-Course: Updates on the Anti-Steering Rules Challenges

    The enforcement actions, and private suits concerning the so-called 'merchant rules' continue. Most recently, the Antitrust Division's case against Amex has concluded, and a decision is expected soon. Predictably, a focus of the dueling positions in that litigation was whether and, if so how, there is some balance to be struck when examining anticompetitive effects on one side and arguably pro-competitive (and popular) effects on the other.

    The enforcement actions, and private suits concerning the so-called 'merchant rules' continue. Most recently, the Antitrust Division's case against Amex has concluded, and a decision is expected soon. Predictably, a focus of the dueling positions in that litigation was whether and, if so how, there is some balance to be struck when examining anticompetitive effects on one side and arguably pro-competitive (and popular) effects on the other.

    Moderator:
    *Melanie Aitken, Bennett Jones LLP

    Speakers:
    * Molly Boast,Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP
    * David S. Evans, Global Economics Group
    * Alan Frankel, Coherent Economics

    FREE:  Antitrust Section Members, Government, Nonprofit Employees and Students
    $25.00:  Other Non-Members

    Learn about Section Membership or call 800-285-2221 to join with source code:  RAT14IP25.  Instructions for accessing the live program will be provided in a confirmation email.  For this and all upcoming events visit:  http://AmBar.org/ATEvents.

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    Who May be Steering Off- Course: Updates on the Anti-Steering Rules Challenges.

    Event Details

    Format

    Teleconference

    Date

    Jan 13, 2015

    2015-01-13T15:00:00-05:00 2015-01-13T16:00:00-05:00 Who May be Steering Off- Course: Updates on the Anti-Steering Rules Challenges.

    ABA Section of Antitrust Law
    Pricing Conduct and Economics Committees Present
    Who May Be Steering Off-Course: Updates on the Anti-Steering Rules Challenges

    The enforcement actions, and private suits concerning the so-called 'merchant rules' continue. Most recently, the Antitrust Division's case against Amex has concluded, and a decision is expected soon. Predictably, a focus of the dueling positions in that litigation was whether and, if so how, there is some balance to be struck when examining anticompetitive effects on one side and arguably pro-competitive (and popular) effects on the other.

    The enforcement actions, and private suits concerning the so-called 'merchant rules' continue. Most recently, the Antitrust Division's case against Amex has concluded, and a decision is expected soon. Predictably, a focus of the dueling positions in that litigation was whether and, if so how, there is some balance to be struck when examining anticompetitive effects on one side and arguably pro-competitive (and popular) effects on the other.

    Moderator:
    *Melanie Aitken, Bennett Jones LLP

    Speakers:
    * Molly Boast,Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP
    * David S. Evans, Global Economics Group
    * Alan Frankel, Coherent Economics

    FREE:  Antitrust Section Members, Government, Nonprofit Employees and Students
    $25.00:  Other Non-Members

    Learn about Section Membership or call 800-285-2221 to join with source code:  RAT14IP25.  Instructions for accessing the live program will be provided in a confirmation email.  For this and all upcoming events visit:  http://AmBar.org/ATEvents.

    CLE
    The ABA is not seeking CLE credit for this program.

    Audio Archive
    Provided all releases are obtained, MP3 recordings of this program will be available to Section members on the Committee Program Audio page.

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