Fordham Law School Schedules Annual International Antitrust Seminar

Saturday, September 1, 2007 - 00:00

The Fordham University Law School will present its 34th Annual Conference on International Antitrust Law & Policy.

The gathering will take place on Thursday and Friday, September 27 and 28 at the Pope Auditorium, Fordham University, New York City. Sessions will run from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day.

Discussion topics will include Convergence, Conflict and Comity: The Search for Coherence in International Policy; Conglomerate Mergers and Vertical Mergers - A U.S. Perspective; Conglomerate Mergers and Vertical Mergers - A European Perspective; Vertical Integration: Unbundling in the Energy Sector; Remedies and Sanctions for Unlawful Conduct, and Oligopolies and Competition Law.

Among the speakers are Barry Hawk, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP; the Hon. Deborah Platt Majoras, chairman, U.S. Federal Trade Commission; Joe Sims, Jones Day; the Hon. Thomas O. Barnett, assistant attorney general, Antitrust Division, U.S. Department of Justice, and David L. Walsh, vice president and assistant general counsel, IBM Corp.

For information on registration fees and available CLE credits, see the Bulletin Board on The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel website at

To register, call (212) 636-6777 or visit