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Baker Botts Examines Key IP, Antitrust and Innovation Developments at GCR Live

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BRUSSELS, 12 March, 2018 - Baker Botts is taking part in the GCR Live IP, Antitrust & Innovation Conference on Tuesday, 13 March, 2018 at Hotel Amigo in Brussels, Belgium.

The conference will include a keynote address by Tommaso Valletti, Chief Competition Economist, DG Competition, European Commission.

Baker Botts’ Antitrust partner, Paul Lugard, will Co-Chair the programme with Theon van Dijk, E.CA Economics, Brussels, and also act as a Moderator.

Panels at this year’s event include:
  • FRAND litigation: Is more EU-wide guidance needed and helpful?
  • Innovation in Merger Assessment
  • Competition Policy in the Digital Age
  • Platforms and IP in the Internet of Things

Stephen Weissman, Practice Group Chair - Antitrust & Competition Law Partner, Baker Botts, Washington, D.C. is speaking on the Innovation in Merger Assessment panel.

To speak with any of our Antitrust & Competition partners about the latest developments, please contact Louisa Williams or Sheena Cochran.

To view the full Conference Programme, click here.

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