Dr. Gregory K. Leonard to Speak at the ABA Section of Antitrust Law Conference in Beijing
Dr. Gregory K. Leonard will participate in a panel discussion on merger analysis at the “Antitrust in Asia: China” conference held by the ABA Section of Antitrust Law on May 21-23, 2014, in Beijing, China.
Dr. Leonard will address the types of economic analyses used in merger reviews. In particular, he will discuss their application in China. He will be joined in the discussion by fellow panelists, including Director General Shang Ming of MOFCOM and Yizhe Zhang of Jones Day. The panel discussion will take place from 10:00 am – 11:00 am on May 23.
Edgeworth economists have a long history of involvement in antitrust and intellectual property issues in China. Our experts have provided advice and comments to each of the three Chinese antitrust agencies and the Chinese courts during the drafting of their regulations, and have served as outside consultants to the Anti-Monopoly Bureau under the Ministry of Commerce in two recent cases–Thermo Fisher/Life Technologies and UPS/TNT Express.