Dec

    Alternatives to the Consumer Welfare Standard and Media and Technology Mergers

    2 PM EST

    There has been much discussion recently about alternatives to the consumer welfare standard, including at the FTC’s ongoing hearings on Competition and Consumer Protection in the 21st Century. This panel will examine what those alternatives would mean, in particular, for transactions in the media and technology space, by bringing together a group of panelists with a diverse set of views on the issue.

    Moderator:

    Ross Demain, Covington & Burling LLP

    Speakers:

    Gus Hurwitz, Nebraska College of Law
    Mandy Reeves, Latham & Watkins LLP
    Marshall Steinbaum, Roosevelt Institute
    Maurice Stucke, University of Tennessee College of Law
    Koren Wong-Ervin, Qualcomm

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

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    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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    Alternatives to the Consumer Welfare Standard and Media and Technology Mergers

    Event Details

    Format

    Teleconference

    Date

    Dec 05, 2018

    2018-12-05T14:00:00-05:00 2018-12-05T15:00:00-05:00 Alternatives to the Consumer Welfare Standard and Media and Technology Mergers

    There has been much discussion recently about alternatives to the consumer welfare standard, including at the FTC’s ongoing hearings on Competition and Consumer Protection in the 21st Century. This panel will examine what those alternatives would mean, in particular, for transactions in the media and technology space, by bringing together a group of panelists with a diverse set of views on the issue.

    Moderator:

    Ross Demain, Covington & Burling LLP

    Speakers:

    Gus Hurwitz, Nebraska College of Law
    Mandy Reeves, Latham & Watkins LLP
    Marshall Steinbaum, Roosevelt Institute
    Maurice Stucke, University of Tennessee College of Law
    Koren Wong-Ervin, Qualcomm

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

    Explore Section benefits or call 1-800-285-2221 to join.  https://www.americanbar.org/groups/antitrust_law/

    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.

     

     

    Speakers

    Amanda Reeves

    Latham & Watkins LLP

    Koren Wong-Ervin

    Axinn Veltrop & Harkrider LLP

    Maurice Stucke

    Univ of Tennessee College of Law

    Sponsors

    Media and Technology

    Section of Antitrust Law

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