This symposium will focus on the unique challenges in competition and antitrust law across differing global regimes. Panels will discuss class actions and private actions, economics and economic evidence across differing antitrust regimes, non-competition goals in global antitrust law, and remedies and commitments across differing antitrust regimes. Expert panelists and speakers will present viewpoints of both domestic and international antitrust regimes. The symposium will also feature morning and lunch keynote addresses.


8:00 AM  -  8:45 AM    Breakfast
                                    Founders Hall Multipurpose Room

8:45 AM  -  9:15 AM    Opening Keynote Address: Conversation with Corporate Counsel
                                    Founders Hall Auditorium

                                    Commentator: Terry Calvani

9:15 AM  -  10:30 AM   Panel One: Class Actions and Private Actions
                                     Founders Hall Auditorium

                                     Panelist: Michelle M. Burtis, Damien Geradin, John Taladay

                                     Moderator: Thomas Ensign

10:45 AM  -  12:00 PM  Panel Two: Economics and Economic Evidence across Regimes
                                      Founders Hall Auditorium

                                      Panelist: H. Stephen Harris, Jr., Jorge Padilla, Elizabeth Wang

                                      Moderator: Bruce H. Kobayashi

12:00 PM  -  1:45 PM    Luncheon with Keynote Speaker
                                      Founders Hall Multipurpose Room

2:00 PM  -  3:15 PM      Panel Three: Non-competition Goals in Global Antitrust
                                      Founders Hall Auditorium

                                      Panelist: John Jurata, William E. Kovacic, James F. Rill, Daniel Sokol

                                      Moderator: Timothy J. Muris

3:30 PM  -  4:45 PM      Panel Four: Remedies and Commitments across Regimes
                                      Founders Hall Auditorium

                                      Panelist: George S. Cary, Bruce McCulloch, Joshua D. Wright 

                                      Moderator: Douglas H. Ginsburg 

4:45 PM  -  5:30 PM      Reception
                                      Founders Hall Multipurpose Room


Michelle M. Burtis, Senior Advisor, Cornerstone Research

Terry CalvaniCounsel, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

George S. CaryPartner, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP

Thomas EnsignPartner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP

Damien GeradinProfessor of Law and Partner, George Mason University School of Law and Covington & Burling LLP

Douglas H. GinsburgProfessor of Law & Senior Circuit Judge, George Mason University School of Law & US Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia

H. Stephen Harris, Jr.Partner, Winston Strawn

John JurataPartner, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Bruce H. KobayashiProfessor of Law, George Mason University School of Law

William E. KovacicGlobal Competition Professor of Law and Policy & Director, Competition Law Center, George Washington University School of Law

Bruce McCullochPartner, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP

Timothy J. MurisOf Counsel and George Mason University Foundation Professor of Law, Kirkland & Ellis LLP and George Mason University School of Law

Jorge PadillaSenior Managing Director and Head, Compass Lexecon Europe

James F. RillSenior Counsel, Baker Botts L.L.P.

Daniel SokolProfessor, Levin College of Law and Senior of Counsel, University of Florida and Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

John TaladayPartner, Baker Botts L.L.P.

Elizabeth WangPrincipal, Charles River Associates

Joshua D. WrightCommissioner, Federal Trade Commission