Partner Richard E. Donovan moderated a panel at the 8th Annual New Jersey Corporate Counsel Association’s Full Day Conference on September 24, 2010. The session, “Hot Topics in Antitrust and Current Developments in Consumer Protection, focused on key antitrust law developments of interest to in-house counsel, as well as a look ahead of what to expect next. The seminar covered new actions from the Obama administration at the DOJ and FTC in both competition and consumer protection law. The speakers also addressed key developments in the courts on substantive and procedural topics, giving an in-house perspective on how these developments affect counseling of the corporate client. Other panelists included Charles Reilly, NYC Office U.S. Dept. of Justice, Antitrust Division and Gary Zanfagna, Associate General Counsel and Chief Antitrust Counsel at Honeywell International Inc, as well as Kelley Drye special counsel August Horvath.

The conference was for in-house counsel only. For more information, please contact Gail Girard, Executive Director of the NJCCA, at njcca@comcast.net.