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Timothy Snail, Vice President with Charles River Associates, to Speak at The Knowledge Group’s Antitrust Class Actions: 2018 Landscape Explored Live Webcast

New York, NY, August 17, 2018 --( The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Timothy Snail, Vice President with Charles River Associates, will speak at The Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “Antitrust Class Actions: 2018 Landscape Explored.” This event is scheduled for September 11, 2018 from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm, Eastern Time.

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About Timothy Snail

Timothy Snail, Ph.D., is a Vice President at Charles River Associates and a member of its Antitrust and Competition Economics practice. Dr. Snail is an economist specializing in antitrust, class actions and commercial damages matters. He has provided testimony in U.S. federal district court, state court, and in international arbitrations.

In class action matters, Dr. Snail has performed economic analyses of class certification relating to direct and indirect purchasers, merits, and damages for classes and opt outs.

In antitrust, Dr. Snail has evaluated antitrust merits and damages in matters involving monopolization, exclusive dealing, price fixing, bundling and tying, loyalty discounts, price discrimination, predatory pricing, refusals to deal, antitrust counterclaims arising from intellectual property disputes, patent misuse, and other issues. He has also performed economic analysis of market definition and competitive effects of mergers and acquisitions.

About Charles River Associates

Charles River Associates is a leading global consulting firm that offers economic, financial, and strategy expertise to major law firms, corporations, accounting firms, and governments around the world.

With proven skills in complex cases and exceptional strength in analytics, CRA consultants have provided astute guidance to clients in thousands of successful engagements. CRA is often engaged in antitrust class actions and other high-profile matters. We offer litigation and regulatory support, business strategy and planning, market and demand forecasting, policy analysis, and risk management consulting.

Our success stems from the outstanding capabilities of our consultants, many of whom are recognized as experts in their respective fields; our close relationships with a select group of respected academic and industry experts; and from a corporate philosophy that stresses interdisciplinary collaboration and responsive service.

Headquartered in Boston, the firm has offices internationally.


The United States combats anticompetitive conduct through the efforts of federal enforcers (such as the Department of Justice and the Federal Trade Commission), state enforcers and civil litigants. These public and private enforcement groups play complementary roles. For example, private antitrust class action lawsuits seeking treble damages often follow investigations by U.S. enforcers probing potential antitrust violations in a particular industry. This live webcast will provide the audience with an in-depth discussion of the fundamentals as well as recent updates in Antitrust Class Actions. A team of thought leaders brought together by The Knowledge Group will identify key issues and trends surrounding this significant topic. They will also go beyond the basics and present the best practices and practical tips to avoid potential risks and legal pitfalls.

Key topics include:

• Antitrust Class Actions: 2018 Landscape
• Significant Court Decisions
• Trends, Developments and Updates
• Identifying Key Issues and Trends
• Addressing Common Risks and Pitfalls

About The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series

The Knowledge Group was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars 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. To contact or register for an event, please visit:
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