Prerequisites: A prior antirust or competition law course. Students with applicable experience or who have taken similiar courses elsewhere may contact the instructor to request a prerequisite waiver.
Exam Type: No Exam
This seminar will explore current issues in antitrust law and economics. Anticipated topics include legal standards for monopolization and rule of reason analysis, partial ownership, "Big Tech" and antitrust, the intellectual property / antirust interface, Standard Essential Patents and Patent Assertion Entities, and the intersection between extraterritoriality, global antirust enforcement, and optimal deterrence. Students will participate orally and write short response papers on class topics of their choosing.