“Critical Directions in Antitrust”
Opening Remarks and Panel One
This symposium consisted of three panels, which explored recent developments in antitrust and potential new directions for antitrust enforcement. The first panel on government enforcement included current and former officials from the DOJ, FTC, and FCC. The second panel on antitrust and innovation examined the tension between encouraging innovation and maintaining competition. The third and final panel on private enforcement addressed developments in private antitrust suits, including class actions and suits brought by competitors.