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ABA’s 2019 Global Private Litigation Conference – 17 June 2019, Berlin

Related Lawyers: Michael D. Hausfeld, Megan E. Jones, Christopher L. Lebsock, Michael P. Lehmann, Scott Martin, Anthony Maton, Andrew Bullion, Lucy Rigby, Kio Gwilliam, Dr. Alex Petrasincu, Dr. Ann-Christin Richter, Dr. Manuel Knebelsberger, Karl-Christoph von Steuben
Related Practice Areas: Competition Litigation

On 17 June 2019, professionals from around the world will gather at ABA’s Global Private Litigation Conference in Berlin to gain understanding of the cutting-edge developments occurring in private antitrust redress. Scott Martin from our New York office co-chairs the conference.

Economists, litigators, government enforcers and corporate counsel make up some of the world-class panellists, and will give their perspectives on a variety of hot topics:

  • Interchange fee/credit card litigation
  • The latest developments in collective actions and claims aggregation and assignment
  • Implementation of the damages directive
  • The approach of in-house counsel to multi-jurisdictional claims
  • The effects of settlement decisions on private enforcement
  • Structuring “global” settlements
  • Critical thinking about allocation questions
  • Convergence issues across jurisdiction

Berlin partner, Dr. Ann-Christin Richter will join the afternoon panel to partake in a Case Study Role-Play on 'A Hypothetical Global Settlement’ alongside lawyers from Oppenlander Rechsanwalte, Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP, Stibbe and Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP.

Also attending the conference are our chairman, Michael Hausfeld, and other members of our global team:

  • from London: Anthony Maton, managing partner; Andrew Bullion, partner; Lucy Rigby, senior associate and Kio Gwilliam, associate
  • from Germany: Alex Petrasincu, partner; Karl-Christoph von Steuben, senior associate and Manuel Knebelsberger, senior associate
  • from United States: Megan Jones, partner; Christopher Lebsock, partner and Michael Lehmann, partner. 

For more information on the conference.