Our Curious Amalgam explores topics in antitrust, competition, consumer protection, data protection, and privacy law around the world with leading experts in those areas. It is an amalgam because it is a group of diverse topics all in one place. It is curious because it gets the experts and asks them in-depth questions.
The Antitrust Law Section’s Global Tech-Enforcement Tracker
The Tracker provides a publicly-accessible dashboard of the current state of antitrust and consumer protection/privacy enforcement actions worldwide, in the form of a spreadsheet containing the following data: Target (if identified); Jurisdiction/Country; Agency; Competition or Consumer Protection Action; Market(s) at Issue; Conduct Under Investigation; Status (Ongoing or Closed); Date Opened; Date Closed; Resolution (if any); and Link(s) to Relevant Information. It provides factual, publicly-available status information for Section members, the media, and the public to use as a resource to follow the enforcement efforts of multiple jurisdictions around the world as those efforts accelerate. The Tracker is not intended to and does not take a position on the validity of any allegations.
A dynamic tracker by the ABA AT Privacy Legislation Task Force providing a detailed list of US federal privacy legislation introduced since January 2019, with filters giving users control of their experience by area of interest. Note: to use the filter function, make sure macros are enabled when you download the spreadsheet. Hit “ctrl” to select more than one filter at once; hit the “x” top right to clear filters.
Introducing the current version of Antitrust Law Developments as an ebook. Powered by the advanced functionality of Lexis OverDrive, you can now have at your fingertips the complete reference source produced by the world’s leading antitrust professional association--the reference source antitrust lawyers turn to first and a must-have for every law library. Discounts will be available for previous and new purchasers of the print version who want the convenience of both versions.
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The Antitrust Law Section won the 2020 SOC Meritorious Service Award for our ’20 Virtual Spring Meeting. This is only annual award of the SOC and covers all Section activities of the ABA throughout 2019-2020. The Meritorious Service Award was established to highlight the diversity and breadth of ABA programs and activities and celebrate important contributions to the life and work of the profession. The Award recognizes initiatives that have provided an extraordinary benefit to the profession, the public, and/or the ABA.
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