Spring 2010 Section 001
Law 475: Advanced Antitrust Seminar

Schedule: Evening Class
Instructor(s):
Muris, Timothy
Credit Hours: 2
CRN: 19888
Day(s): Thursday
Location: Hazel Hall 412
Time: 8:00pm-9:50pm
Enrollment Limit: Please see Patriot Web
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Syllabus: Go to syllabus
Course Documents: No documents listed.
Exam Date/Time: no exam-2010
Prerequisites:
Antitrust
General Description: This course will cover advanced topics in modern antitrust law, including recent Supreme Court cases and developments involving the Federal Trade Commission and the Department of Justice Antitrust Division. The course will examine selected topics, such as the controversies surrounding dominant firms and exclusionary conduct, as well as such areas as the interface between the antitrust laws and intellectual property, health care, efforts to limit antitrust immunity, the Noerr-Pennington doctrine and state action, and merger policy (including the treatment of efficiencies and measurement of entry), as well as an overview of EU competition law. The course will conclude with the presentation of student research papers. Antitrust is a prerequisite for this course.