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The Directors Roundtable, Shearman & Sterling,
and NERA Economic Consulting Invite You to Attend a Program

For Boards of Directors and Their Advisors

KEY ISSUES FACING BOARDS OF DIRECTORS:
THE IMPACT OF ANTITRUST ON DEALMAKING & OPERATIONS
IN THE US, EU & CHINA

Friday, November 13, 2015, 8:30 – 10:30 A.M. (8:00 A.M. Registration)
Rosewood Sand Hill, 2825 Sand Hill Rd., Menlo Park

There is no fee to attend and continental breakfast will be served.
Two hours of California MCLE will be provided.

Agenda

  • Important Trends in US Merger Review and Activity
  • How European Competition Policy is Affecting Global Firms and Silicon Valley
  • The Role of Antitrust Enforcement in China: Mergers and Pricing
  • Antitrust in High-Tech Industries: Disruption and the Dynamics of Competition
  • The Impact on Corporate Operations and Strategy

Because of the important nature and urgency of this topic, we have asked Shearman & Sterling LLP to lead and organize a panel of distinguished speakers including law firm partners and an economist with experience in steering transactions through worldwide merger control requirements.

Distinguished Speakers

Dr. Lawrence Wu
President, NERA Economic Consulting (San Francisco)

Beau Buffier
Partner & Co-Head of Global Antitrust Group,
Shearman & Sterling LLP (New York)

James Webber
Partner, Shearman & Sterling LLP (London)

Michael Han
Partner, Fangda Partners (Beijing)

 

 

 

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