Matthew Joseph, Attorney, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP to Speak at TKG's Antitrust Merger Enforcement: What Lies Ahead in 2018

Top Quote The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Matthew Joseph, Attorney, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP will speak at the Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “Antitrust Merger Enforcement: What Lies Ahead in 2018”. End Quote
  • (1888PressRelease) October 27, 2017 - This event is scheduled for December 13, 2017 from 3:00pm to 5:00pm (ET).

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    About Matthew Joseph
    Matthew E. Joseph, antitrust and litigation associate, focuses on antitrust investigations and matters relating to the clearance of mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, and private equity transactions before the U.S. Department of Justice and Federal Trade Commission. His practice also includes counseling and training on antitrust compliance matters. Mr. Joseph has experience representing clients in matters involving a wide variety of industries, including media, consumer products, food, aerospace, information technology, government contracts, entertainment, and education.

    In addition to his antitrust and competition practice, Mr. Joseph has experience in white collar criminal defense, internal investigations, and general civil litigation. His litigation practice focuses on all aspects of corporate litigation, including white collar criminal investigations, securities matters, regulatory inquiries, complex commercial disputes, False Claims Act litigation, and post-judgment enforcement.

    Mr. Joseph received his JD, with honors, from The George Washington University Law School where he was the Executive Articles Editor of The George Washington International Law Review. He received his BA, magna cum laude, from Middlebury College. He is admitted to practice in the District of Columbia and Maryland. He also serves as the Young Lawyer Representative of the ABA Section of Antitrust Law’s Advertising Disputes & Litigation Committee.

    About Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP
    Fried Frank has one of the leading global antitrust practices. We are known as a prominent public and private M&A practice with a breadth of experience handling some of the largest and most complex US and global deals for more than three decades. We represent a wide range of major corporations in high-profile transactions before the Department of Justice, the Federal Trade Commission, and the European Commission, as well as national regulatory authorities throughout Europe and Asia. The team consists of skilled attorneys with strong relationships with the current officials at the DOJ, the FTC, and the European Commission, as well as at other governmental agencies. We take an integrated approach, leveraging the expertise and resources from our corporate, litigation, and other departments as necessary for each matter. The Antitrust and Competition Practice’s efforts are regularly recognized by Chambers in its USA, UK and Global guides, by Legal 500 in its US (first-tier law firm winner for Antitrust – Merger Control) and UK guides, and by Global Competition Review.

    Event Synopsis:
    Earlier this year, the DOJ and the FTC issued updated Antitrust Guidelines for International Enforcement and Cooperation – a move that reflects the U.S. antitrust authorities’ aggressive roles in seeking to enjoin mergers in concentrated markets. Listen as a panel of seasoned professionals and key thought leaders assembled by The Knowledge Group provide a thorough discussion of the most significant and latest trends involving antitrust reforms and merger enforcement. The speakers will also analyze recent and pending mergers and will provide their views on prospective developments in 2018 and what parties should expect and consider in their next deal in today’s regulatory environment.

    Key topics include:
    • Recent Antitrust Enforcement Trends
    • Legal Developments on Antitrust Merger
    • Tightening Standards for Merger Remedies
    • Civil Penalties and Enforcement Issues
    • Potential Antitrust Enforcement Priorities
    • Likely Approach to Merger Enforcement
    • Standards for Merger Review
    • Increased Scrutiny Over International Deals

    About The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
    The Knowledge Group was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register for an event, please visit:

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