New York, NY, June 27, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Dr. James Langenfeld, Managing Director, Navigant Economics, will speak at a 2-hour webcast entitled: “The US Supreme Court Decision on FTC v. Actavis, Inc.: The Legality of Reverse-Payment Settlements of Pharmaceutical Patent Infringement Litigations and Its Implications for Firms, Individuals, and Innovation Live Webcast.” This event is scheduled for July 31, 2013 from 12pm-2pm (ET).
About Dr. James Langenfeld
Dr. James Langenfeld is a Managing Director and the Head of the Antitrust & Competition Practice at Navigant Economics, and an Adjunct Professor at Loyola University School of Law. In over 25 years as a professional economist, Dr. Langenfeld has testified on economic matters in many industries, including pharmaceuticals and medical devices. Dr. Langenfeld has published several articles on intellectual property and patent issues in general and specifically on “reverse-payment” issues, which have appeared in journals such as Antitrust Law Journal, International Journal of the Economics of Business, University of San Francisco Law Review, and Case Western Reserve Law Journal. As a consultant, Dr. Langenfeld regularly provides his expertise on these topics for private parties and government agencies engaged in litigation and regulatory proceedings at the federal and state levels in the US, and in Europe, Canada, and other countries. Dr. Langenfeld's professional experience also includes ten years with the Federal Trade Commission, the last six of which he served as Director for Antitrust in the Bureau of Economics. In that role, he managed 45 PhD economists and was one of main contributors to the 1992 Department of Justice and Federal Trade Commission Horizontal Merger Guidelines and the 1993 Statements of Antitrust Enforcement Policy in Health Care.
About Navigant Economics
Navigant Economics, a subsidiary of Navigant, provides economic and financial analysis to corporations, law firms, and government agencies. Our areas of expertise include antitrust and competition policy, healthcare and pharmaceuticals, securities and finance, intellectual property, regulation, labor and employment, and transfer pricing. Our experts are leading academic and industry professionals with backgrounds in economics, finance, and accounting. Our analyses are grounded in economic theory and guided by the latest scholarly research. We base expert services on an in-depth understanding of the relevant facts combined with application of economic theory and supported by rigorous empirical analysis. Our experts are closely involved in each engagement – a key to better service and better results – and they are supported by staff experienced in the theory and application of state-of-the-art models in economic and financial analysis.
To know more about Dr. James Langenfeld and Navigant Economics please visit: www.naviganteconomics.com/
About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Congress is a series of live webcasts produced by The Knowledge Group, LLC, which examine trends, regulatory, and technology changes across a variety of industries. Its mission is to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webcasts that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format.
The organization brings together the world's leading authorities and industry participants through informative two-hour webcasts to study the impact of changes and emerging trends. Hear from leading government officials/regulators, key thought leaders, and industry experts objectively analyze the latest trends and issues and their impact on industries. For further details, please visit the organization’s website: www.knowledgecongress.org