Harvard Law School’s Einer Elhauge was presented the Jerry S. Cohen Award for Antitrust Scholarship by Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll's Dan Small at the American Antitrust Institute's Annual Conference on June 21. The Cohen Award was created through a trust established in honor of the late Jerry S. Cohen, an outstanding trial lawyer and antitrust writer. It is administered by the law firm he founded, Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll.
The American Antitrust Institute (AAI) presented William J. Baer with the 2017 Alfred E. Kahn Award for Antitrust Achievement during the luncheon program at AAI’s 18th Annual Conference on June 21. Baer recently served as Acting Associate Attorney General and was Assistant Attorney General in charge of the Antitrust Division of the Department of Justice (DOJ). Baer was introduced by Renata B. Hesse, former Acting Assistant Attorney General at the Antitrust Division and partner at Sullivan & Cromwell LLP.
On Tuesday, November 7, 2017, the American Antitrust Institute will host its 11th Annual Private Antitrust Enforcement Conference at the National Press Club in Washington D.C.
The American Antitrust Institute (AAI) has filed an amicus brief in the Federal Circuit arguing for a robust fair use defense in computer software markets, where it is particularly needed to promote innovation and competition.
The American Antitrust Institute (AAI) filed an amicus brief in support of the FTC’s monopolization case against Qualcomm. In a filing in the with federal district court in San Jose, California, the AAI agreed with the FTC that Qualcomm’s motion to dismiss the complaint should be denied.