CANCELLED: Joint Meeting: Antitrust and Trade Regulation Section and UConn Law School (SAT200414)
The Future of the United States Antitrust Enforcement System
Professor William E. Kovacic, The George Washington University Law School (former Chairman and General Counsel, Federal Trade Commission)
Professor Kovacic, a legendary scholar and public speaker, possesses a truly comprehensive understanding of both substantive antitrust law and competition policy, and has ag…
CANCELLED: Antitrust and Trade Regulation Section Meeting (SAT200325)
Recent Antitrust Enforcement Initiatives by the Connecticut Attorney General’s Office
Michael Cole, Assistant Attorney General, and Department Head, Antitrust & Government Program Fraud Department, Connecticut Attorney General’s Office
Joseph Nielsen, Assistant Attorney General, and Member, Antitrust & Government Program Fraud Department, Connecticut Attorney General’s Office
Antitrust and Trade Regulation Section Meeting (SAT200211)
Antitrust and Unfair Competition Claims in Federal Court - A View from the Bench
Judge Michael P. Shea, United States District Court of Connecticut
The program will feature a question and answer format with Judge Michael P. Shea on his views of how antitrust and unfair competition claims are litigated in federal court.
Antitrust and Trade Regulation Section Meeting: Consumer Protection – CUTPA and Beyond (SAT190926)
Honorable Michelle Seagull
Connecticut Commissioner of Consumer Protection
Honorable Arunan Arulampalam
Connecticut Deputy Commissioner of Consumer Protection
In addition to administering CUTPA, the jurisdiction of the Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection (“DCP”) includes, e.g., the regulation of food, narcotics and prescription drugs, product safety, weights…
Antitrust and Trade Regulation Section Meeting (SAT190522)
Connecticut Attorney General William Tong
Connecticut Assistant Attorney General Rachel Davis, Antitrust Department
Attorney General Tong, as our guest speaker, will address topics that include significant antitrust and consumer protection matters undertaken by his Office.
Joint Meeting: Insurance Law and Antitrust: CUTPA/CUIPA (SIL190508)
Melissa A. Cordima, Travelers
Robert M. Langer, Wiggin and Dana LLP
Grace V. Hebbel, Saxe Doernberger & Vita, PC
Joseph Blyskal, Gordon & Rees
The panel will present overviews of the Connecticut Unfair Insurance Practices Act (CUIPA) and Connecticut Unfair Trade Practices Act (CUTPA). The program will address threshold pleading considerations such as …
Potential Impact of Soto v. Bushmaster upon the Scope of CUTPA CLE (VAT190416)
Attorneys Langer and Belt are two of the co-authors of the leading Connecticut Unfair Trade Practices Act (CUTPA) treatise, “Connecticut Unfair Trade Practices, Business Torts and Antitrust,” (Vol. 12, Connecticut Practice Series, Thomson Reuters). They will discuss the potential impact of the recent U.S. Supreme Court opinion in Soto v. Bushmaster Firearms International LLC, 331 Conn. 53 (2019) u…
Joint Meeting: Antitrust and Trade Regulation and Sports & Entertainment Law (SAT190313)
Major League Baseball has a statutory exemption from antitrust law. This lecture will examine the exemption in light of the overwhelming control asserted by MLB over minor league baseball, and how that control impacts minor league baseball in Connecticut.
Professor Lewis Kurlantzick, University of Connecticut School of Law
Michael Stival, Excel Sports Management
Michael Stival began…
The Anatomy of a Class Action CLE (EDU190213)
Experienced federal and state court jurists, as well as seasoned counsel for plaintiffs and defendants, will discuss many of the key components of class action practice.
Antitrust and Trade Regulation (SAT181008)
Antitrust and Trade Regulation Section
The Antitrust and Trade Regulation Law Section aims to familiarize CBA members with all aspects of state and federal antitrust and trade regulation law.