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The CLES is currently planning the following event:

The Challenging Nature of Cartel Criminalisation: A Case Study of the UK
Speaker: Dr Peter Whelan, University of Leeds
3 February 2015


For more information, please go to the events pages.

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Tatjana Wingender
Administrator
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Dr Ioannis Lianos
+44 (0)20 7679 1028
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Brands, Competition and the Law

19 October 2012
Organised by UCL's Centre for Law, Economics & Society and the Institute for Consumer Antitrust Studies (Loyola University Chicago School of Law)
About this conference:
This the second jointly organised conference on Brands, Competition and the Law - the first was held at UCL in December 2011. The aim of this conference is to reflect on the legal, business, and economic understanding of brands by explaining what brands are, how they function, and the role brands play in business competition. The conference will also delve into specific issues raised by branding in the 21st century business competition, such as the challenges raised by online business and the increasing role of private labels in distribution.
Speakers:
Deven Desai (Thomas Jefferson Law School)
Kirsten Edwards-Warren (UK Office of Fair Trading)
Phil Evans (FIPRA International)
Warren Grimes, (Southwestern)
Greg Gundlach (University of North Florida)
James Langenfeld (Navigent Consulting)
Ioannis Lianos (UCL)
Deborah Majoras (Proctor & Gamble)
Mark McKenna (Notre Dame Law School)
John D. Mittelstaedt (University of Wyoming College of Business)
John Noble (British Brands Group)
Barak Orbach (University of Arizona)
Joan Phillips (Loyola University Chicago)
Matthew Sag (Loyola University Chicago)
Eliot Schreiber (COO Cloverleaf Innovation)
Spencer Weber Waller (Loyola University Chicago)
Visit the Loyola event website.

Download the materials.

Brands and Price Theory
Speakers:
James Langenfeld (Navigant Economics) - Bayer or Walgreen’s? The Relationship of Premium and Value Brands
Kirsten Edwards-Warren (Office of Fair Trading, UK) - Brands: An Introduction to Their Competitive Effects
Phil Evans (FIPRA International) - Brands, Cross-Border Competition and the Law of One Price
Chair:
Ioannis Lianos (UCL) - Brands and EU Competition Law: More Sword Than Shield
Brands and Business Theory
Speakers:
John Noble (BBG) - Individuals, Markets and Business Competitiveness
Greg Gundlach (UNF) - A Marketing Perspective on Brands in Antitrust
Commentator:
Eliot Schreiber (Cloverleaf Innovation)
Chair:
Joan Phillips (Quinlan School of Business, Loyola University Chicago)
Brands and Competition Law
Speakers:
Barak Orbach (Arizona) - Branding Preferences and Antitrust Premises
Warren Grimes (Southwestern) - The Paradox of Brand Selling: Weighing Procompetitive and Anticompetitive Effects
Commentator:
Deborah Majoras (The Procter & Gamble Company)
Chair:
Spencer Weber Waller (Loyola University Chicago School of Law) - Antitrust’s Brand Blindness
Brands and IP Law
Speakers:
Deven Desai (Thomas Jefferson Law School) - Networks, Information, and Brands
Mark McKenna (Notre Dame Law School) - Brand Mercantilism
John D. Mittelstaedt (University of Wyoming) - Trademark Dilution and the Management of Brands
Chair:
Matthew Sag (Loyola University Chicago School of Law)
Dr Lianos - Brands, competition and the law - Loyola 2012

Dr Lianos

James Langenfeld - Brands, competition and the law - Loyola 2012

James Langenfeld

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Deborah Majoras - Brands, competition and the law - Loyola 2012

Deborah Majoras

Kirsten Warren - Brands, competition and the law - Loyola 2012

Kirsten Warren

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Barack Orbach - Brands, competition and the law - Loyola 2012

Barack Orbach

Warren Grimes - Brands, competition and the law - Loyola 2012

Warren Grimes

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