Hausfeld Attorneys Win Global Competition Review “Litigation of the Year” Awards

Related Lawyers: Michael D. Hausfeld, Michael P. Lehmann, Sathya S. Gosselin, Hilary K. Scherrer, Bruce J. Wecker, Swathi Bojedla
Related Practice Areas: Antitrust / Competition, Antitrust / Competition Litigation

Hausfeld attorneys Michael Hausfeld, Michael Lehmann, Sathya Gosselin, Hilary Scherrer, Bruce Wecker and Swathi Bojedla were awarded Global Competition Review's "Litigation of the Year - Non-Cartel Prosecution," on April 14, 2015, which recognized their trial victory in O’Bannon v. National Collegiate Athletics Association, a landmark case brought on behalf of college athletes challenging the NCAA’s restrictions on payment for commercial licensing of those athletes’ names, images, and likenesses in various media. Hausfeld partner Edward Coulson, who recently joined the firm's London office, was also honored for his work at his former firm on the National Grid follow-on litigation, which won the Global Competition Review award for "Litigation of the Year - Cartel Prosecution." 

Winning matters were selected through a system of evaluation by Global Competition Review and voting by the general public (totaling some 3,000 votes).  These awards recognize “creative, strategic and innovative work by teams of in-house and external lawyers and economists” and were announced at the annual Global Competition Review Awards Dinner in Washington, DC, on April 14, 2015.

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