2013 Public Advocacy Merger Workshop

Oct 11

2013 Public Advocacy Merger Workshop

Date: October 11, 2013
Location: National Press Club, Washington D.C.

On October 11, 2013, the American Antitrust Institute hosted representatives of ten fellow consumer organizations in a first-time workshop on mergers for public interest advocates. The group heard presentations by AAI Advisory Board members: Robert Doyle (Doyle, Barlow & Mazard) on the law of mergers; George Slover (Consumers Union) on consumer harm from anticompetitive mergers; David Balto (Law Offices of David Balto) on dealing with federal antitrust agencies; Pamela Gilbert (Cuneo, Gilbert & LaDuca) on dealing with Congress; Randy Stutz (AAI) on amicus briefs; and Gene Kimmelman (Global Partners & Associates) on public interest coalitions.