Mr. Gönenç Gürkaynak was a speaker at the Advanced EU Competition Law Conference held in Brussels on November 21, 2017

Mr. Gönenç Gürkaynak, ELIG Gürkaynak’s managing partner and head of our competition law and regulatory team, spoke at a panel entitled “Merger Control: Best Practice and Practical Challenges” at the Advanced EU Competition Law, Brussels Conference on Tuesday, November 21, 2017. For a review of the agenda, please visit the conference website.

Key topics during the conference included:

  •          Key Events and Policy Issues in the Past Year - Overview
  •          Recent Developments in Merger Control
  •          Economic Analysis of Merger Control
  •          Merger Control: Best Practice and Practical Challenges
  •          Principles, Decisions and Practice
  •          Vertical Restraints: Review of Recent Developments
  •          Competition Law in the Digital Environment
  •          Pricing Algorithms – Competition Challenges and Collusion
  •          Cartels: Lessons from Recent Investigations
  •          Cartel Settlement and Appeals
  •          Dawn Raids

Along with Mr. Gürkaynak, featured speakers included:

  •          Gert Jan Koopman, Deputy Director, General State Aid, DG Competition, European Commission
  •          Andrew Wright, Director Mergers, Competition and Markets Authority (UK)
  •          Maria Jaspers, Head of Unit, Cartels Directorate, DG Comp, European Commission
  •          Kristina Barbov, Senior Advisor, Regulatory and Competition law, EE
  •          Maria Wasastjerna, Senior Legal Counsel, Antitrust, Nokia
  •          Paolo Palmigiano, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer, Sumitomo Electric Industries
  •          Savvas Papasavvas, Judge, General Court Veerle Nuyts-Case Handler, DG Competition, EC
  •          Katinka Tattersall, Global Compliance Counsel Fair Competition, Johnson Controls
  •          Bram Bosch, Legal Counsel Antitrust, Shell
  •          Giuseppina Divono, Senior Legal Counsel, Huawei Technologies
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