Antitrust in the Technology Sector: Policy Perspectives and Insights From the Enforcers

Monday, January 28, 2013

4:00 – 6:30 p.m. | Reception to follow

Four Seasons Hotel
2050 University Avenue | East Palo Alto, CA 94303

Please join Skadden's Antitrust and Competition Group and Compass Lexecon for our annual discussion of the most important antitrust and enforcement issues facing technology companies today. Hear directly from technology insiders and enforcement officials from the United States and the European Union, including Alexander Italianer, head of the EU Directorate-General for Competition, and Julie Brill, Commissioner of the Federal Trade Commission.

Discussion topics will include:

  • Economic and legal perspectives on dominance investigations
  • Observations on developing trends and theories in merger enforcement

Panelists will include:

  • Julie Brill
    Commissioner | Federal Trade Commission
  • Frederic Depoortere
    Partner, Antitrust and Competition | Skadden
  • Richard J. Gilbert
    Senior Consultant | Compass Lexecon
  • Alexander Italianer
    Director General | EU Directorate-General for Competition
  • Kai-Uwe Kühn
    Chief Economist | EU Directorate-General for Competition
  • Sharis A. Pozen
    Partner, Antitrust and Competition | Skadden
    (Former Acting Assistant Attorney General, Antitrust Division, Department of Justice)
  • Daniel Rubinfeld
    Senior Consultant | Compass Lexecon
  • Bruce D. Sewell
    General Counsel | Apple, Inc.
  • Howard A. Shelanski
    Director of Bureau of Economics | Federal Trade Commission
  • Steven C. Sunshine
    Partner, Antitrust and Competition | Skadden

Introductory Remarks:

  • Alec Y. Chang
    Partner, Antitrust and Competition | Skadden

California CLE credit will be provided.

To register for this program, or if you have any questions, please contact Monica Schreiber at or 650.470.4627.

This activity complies with standards for Minimum Continuing Legal Education prescribed by the California State Bar. A request for CLE credit is pending. Skadden is a State Bar of California approved MCLE provider.


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