Antitrust Law Section Meeting

Thursday, January 17, 2019
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Total MCLE Credits: 7.50 (Professional Practice 7.50)
Sutton South, 2nd Floor
#nysba19

 

SECTION CHAIR
Wesley R. Powell, Esq.

Willkie, Farr & Gallagher LLP
New York City

PROGRAM CHAIR
Nicholas Gaglio, Esq.

AXINN
New York City

Wednesday, January 16, 2019
Women's Panel
Robins Kaplan LLP
6:00 - 8:00 pm

Thursday, January 17, 2019

8:30 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. Welcoming Remarks
Chair/Program Chair

8:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Annual Review of Developments and Hot Topics (1.5 Credits in Areas of Professional Practice)
Panelists: 
Elai Katz, Esq., 
Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP  (Panel Chair)
Eleanor Fox, New York University School of Law
Arthur J. Burke
, Esq., Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP

10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. Coffee Break

10:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Merger Enforcement in the Trump Administration (1.5 Credits in Areas of Professional Practice)
Panelists:
Jamillia Ferri
s, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati (Panel Chair)
John Harkrider, Esq., 
AXINN
Lawrence Reicher, Esq., 
DOJ Antitrust Division
Christine Varney, Esq., Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP
Dr. Dov Rothman, Analysis Group

11:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Section Business Meeting

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lunch (on your own)

1:00 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. Blunt Instrument or Surgical Blade:  Is Section 2 of the Sherman Act the Right Tool to Address Financial Market Manipulation? (1.5 Credits in Areas of Professional Practice)
Panelists:
Eric Hochstadt, Esq., 
Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP (Panel Co-Chair)
Kellie Lerner, Esq., Robins Kaplan LLP (Panel Co-Chair)
Elizabeth B. Prewitt. Esq., Latham & Watkins
Samuel Weglein, Esq., Anaylsis Group
David E. Kovel, Esq., Kirby McInerney LLP

2:15 p.m. – 2:20 p.m. Break

2:20 p.m. – 3:40 p.m. A Discussion with the Antitrust Division’s New Deputy AAG for Criminal Enforcement (1.5 Credits in Areas of Professional Practice)
Panelists:
Seth C. Farber, Esq.
, Winston & Strawn LLP (Panel Chair)
Richard Powers, Esq., Deputy Assistant Attorney General, Department of Justice Antitrust Division
Wendy H. Waszmer, Esq., Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
Lisa M. Phelan, Esq., Morrison & Foerster

3:40 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Don’t Be Afraid of the DARC (the Donnelly Act Revision Committee, that is) (1.5 Credits in Areas of Professional Practice)
Panelists:
Michael L. Weiner,
Dechert LLP (Panel Chair)
Zachary Biesanz, New York State Office of the Attorney General
Harry First, New York University School of Law
Adam C. Hemlock, Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
Matthew Perez, Labaton Sucharow LLP
William V. Reiss, Robins Kaplan LLP
Erica S. Weisgerber, Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

Cocktail Reception for Antitrust Associates and Young Lawyers
5:00-6:00 p.m. 
Sutton Center2nd Floor

Antitrust Section Cocktail Reception at 6:00 p.m. with Dinner Following at 7:00 p.m., featuring keynote by Global Trade Expert Harry Broadman and presentation of the William T. Lifland Service Award to Stacey Anne Mahoney.
The University Club
1 West 54th Street
New York, NY

NYSBA members: To purchase a table download this dinner table reservation form.

Non-NYSBA members:To purchase a table download this dinner table reservation form.