Samuel Weglein, Principal, Analysis Group to Speak at the Knowledge Group’s Antitrust Laws in the United States: Framework, Trends and Regulatory Issues

Top Quote TKG has announced today that Samuel Weglein, Principal, Analysis Group will speak at the Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “Antitrust Laws in the United States: Framework, Trends and Regulatory Issues LIVE Webcast” This event is scheduled for Wednesday, March 28, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 PM (ET) End Quote
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    Samuel Weglein Bio
    Dr. Weglein specializes in applying economics, statistics, and valuation to the analysis of liability issues and damages in antitrust, finance and securities, and general business litigation matters. Much of his recent antitrust work has been in health insurance and hospital markets. He has also assisted with antitrust litigation in a number of financial benchmark cases, including LIBOR and foreign exchange matters. In addition, Dr. Weglein has analyzed the economics of prepackaged software and managed projects to assess potential damages involving alleged anticompetitive conduct by Microsoft. He has also worked on behalf of Intel in antitrust litigation matters brought by AMD and the State of New York. Dr. Weglein's experience spans numerous industries, including health and life insurance, investment and commercial banking, securities brokerage and clearing, asset management, semiconductors, computer hardware and software, minerals, oil and gas, shipping, automotive, food packaging, steel, real estate, medical devices, agribusiness, and biotechnology. He has coauthored a number of publications, including three white papers addressing the incentives facing dealers and manufacturers in the auto and heavy-duty vehicle industry.

    Analysis Group Description
    Analysis Group is one of the largest economics consulting firms, with more than 850 professionals across 14 offices in North America, Europe, and Asia. Since 1981, we have provided expertise in economics, finance, health care analytics, and strategy to top law firms, Fortune Global 500 companies, and government agencies worldwide. Our internal experts, together with our network of affiliated experts from academia, industry, and government, offer our clients exceptional breadth and depth of expertise.

    Event Synopsis:
    Antitrust Laws prohibits illegitimate business practices and ensures the welfare of the consumers by promoting fair competition in the marketplace. However, conflicts are inevitable and can dramatically evolve into bigger legal issues if not properly managed. Considering this matter, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has heightened its focus in managing and addressing legal and regulatory issues to minimize potential risks and pitfalls.

    This LIVE Webcast offers an overview of the latest trends and best practices with respect to the Antitrust Laws in the United States. A panel of thought leaders and professionals will help firms better understand all the important issues and developments surrounding this significant topic. Speakers will also provide practical tips and strategies to avoid conflicts and legal challenges.

    Key issues that will be covered in this course are:
    • 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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