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    Doubling-Down on Disgorgement

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    Antitrust enforcers are doubling-down on disgorgement. Although a relatively recent addition to the agencies’ remedy toolbox, disgorgement is on the rise with DOJ obtaining money as part of the remedy in the New York City Tour Buses matter and the FTC doing the same in Cardinal Health. Numerous recent statements from the leadership of both agencies show that disgorgement likely will be at issue much more in the future. Come hear current and former agency officials discuss this intriguing remedy, including questions such as: What factors lead the agencies to seek disgorgement?  Why did the FTC withdraw its policy statement in 2012?  Where does the money go? 

    Moderator:
    * William Stallings, Mayer Brown

    Speakers:
    * Mary Lehner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
    * Kathy O’Neill, U. S. Department of Justice, Antitrust Division
    * Daniel Zach, Mergers I Division,  Federal Trade Commission

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    Doubling-Down on Disgorgement

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    Format

    Teleconference

    Date

    Jan 11, 2016

    2016-01-11T13:00:00-05:00 2016-01-11T14:00:00-05:00 Doubling-Down on Disgorgement

    Antitrust enforcers are doubling-down on disgorgement. Although a relatively recent addition to the agencies’ remedy toolbox, disgorgement is on the rise with DOJ obtaining money as part of the remedy in the New York City Tour Buses matter and the FTC doing the same in Cardinal Health. Numerous recent statements from the leadership of both agencies show that disgorgement likely will be at issue much more in the future. Come hear current and former agency officials discuss this intriguing remedy, including questions such as: What factors lead the agencies to seek disgorgement?  Why did the FTC withdraw its policy statement in 2012?  Where does the money go? 

    Moderator:
    * William Stallings, Mayer Brown

    Speakers:
    * Mary Lehner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
    * Kathy O’Neill, U. S. Department of Justice, Antitrust Division
    * Daniel Zach, Mergers I Division,  Federal Trade Commission

     For this and all upcoming events visit https://shop.americanbar.org/eBus/ABAEventsCalendar.aspx

    FREE:  Antitrust Section Members, Government, Non-profit Employees, Students
    $25 Other Non-Members

    Explore Section benefits or call 1-800-285-2221 to join. Code RAT14IP25.   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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