Join us on Tuesday 12 February 2019 for a Competition Section seminar on the impact of data on merger control.
This seminar will survey EU merger control cases involving data issues, and ask whether or not the European Commission has now developed a legal and economic framework for assessment of those cases going forward.
It will provide insight on:
By attending this seminar, attendees will gain a better understanding of:
A2, A4, A5, B6, B7
Stephen Whitfield is a partner in the Competition department at Travers Smith, whose experience covers sectors including technology, financial services, consumer products and brands, infrastructure and utilities, life sciences, construction, sports and media.
Stephen has been described in Legal 500 as ‘absolutely brilliant’, ‘very knowledgeable’ and ‘easy to talk to’. In 2017, he was ranked by Legal 500 as a Next Generation Lawyer.
Lorenzo is an executive vice-president based in Compass Lexecon’s London and Brussels offices. He has over twenty years of experience in the application of economics to competition law cases and regulation in the UK, EU and US.
He has worked on a large number of mergers, abuse of dominance cases, cartels, and state aid issues, and testified in a number of court cases and international arbitrations.
Lorenzo is also visiting professor at the College of Europe (Bruges), where he teaches Economics of Competition Law.