Fordham Law to Host 46th Annual Conference on International Antitrust Law and Policy

Speakers from Federal Trade Commission, Department of Justice, and E.U. Commission

NEW YORK--()--Fordham Law School’s 46th Annual International Antitrust Law and Policy Conference in New York City, led for the fifth year by Fordham Competition Law Institute Director James Keyte, will take place Thursday-Friday, September 12-13, 2019. The conference will feature topics on the role of big tech in antitrust, antitrust and industrial policy, private litigation around the world, non-horizontal mergers and managing risk in the digital age.

Keynote speakers include Makan Delrahim of the U.S. Department of Justice, Cecilio Madero Villarejo of the E.U. Commission, Isabella de Silva of the French Competition Authority, and Joseph Simons of Federal Trade Commission.

Speakers include Andrea Coscelli of the U.K., Han Li Toh of Singapore, Andreas Mundt of Germany, Daniel Francis and Gail Levine of the Federal Trade Commission, Andrew Finch of the Department of Justice, and Alexandre Barreto de Souza of Cade; Susan Creighton of Wilson Sonsini, Ingrid Vandenborre of Skadden, James Mutchnik of Kirkland & Ellis, James Aitken of Freshfields, Howard Shelanski of Davis Polk, Cal Goldman of Goodmans, Michael Hausfeld of Hausfeld, Enrico Rafaelli of Rucellai & Raffaelli, Paul Stuart of Cleary, Karen Kazmerzak of Sidley Austin, and Karen Lent Hoffman of Skadden; academics and economists William Kovacic of George Washington University Law School, Frederic Jenny of ESSEC Business School, Pinar Bagci, Kai-Uwe Kuhn and James Keyte of The Brattle Group, Scott Thompson of Bates White; and in-house counsel Rima Alaily of Microsoft, Oliver Bethell of Google, Nikhil Shanbhag of Facebook, and Koren Wong-Ervin of Qualcomm.

Pre-conference events on Wednesday, September 11 will include two economic workshop sessions put on by NERA and Edgeworth Economics and a keynote luncheon panel featuring Scott Hemphill of NYU Law, Lina Khan of Columbia Law, Gabriella Muscolo of the Italian Competition Authority and Sharis Pozen of Clifford Chance.


• Antitrust Economics Workshop
September 11, 2019
Sponsored by NERA and Edgeworth Economics

• 46th Annual Conference on International Antitrust Law and Policy
September 12–13, 2019


Fordham Law School, 150 West 62nd Street, New York NY 10023


Details and Registration


Kirkland & Ellis
The Brattle Group
Edgeworth Economics
Davis Polk
Wilson Sonsini
Rucellai and Raffaelli
Morgan Lewis
Bates White
Sidley Austin


Julie Smith
Fordham Law School


Julie Smith
Fordham Law School