New York, NY, February 27, 2019 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Robert Kneuper, Expert Economist and Expert Consultant, Info Tech, Inc will speak at the Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “The Antitrust Class Actions Landscape: What’s In and What 's Out in 2019 Live Webcast.” This event is scheduled for Monday, March 04, 2019 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM (ET).
For further details, please visit: https://theknowledgegroup.org/event-homepage/?event_id=3878
About Robert Kneuper
Dr. Robert Kneuper is an Expert Economist at Info Tech, Inc. and has a Ph.D. in Applied Economics from Clemson University. Dr. Kneuper also serves as an adjunct professor at Charleston Southern University, where he teaches courses in managerial economics and corporate finance. Dr. Kneuper also has taught antitrust economics at Loyola University Chicago School of Law.
Dr. Kneuper spent over 10 years analyzing antitrust matters at the FTC where he worked extensively on a wide variety of antitrust matters. As a consultant, Dr. Kneuper has worked on numerous antitrust class action cases including price fixing cases and “pay for delay” cases.
Dr. Kneuper consults on a wide variety of applied economic and applied finance topics such as antitrust, damages, class certification, intellectual property, and regulation. His work spans a wide variety of industries including financial markets, health care, pharmaceuticals, insurance, energy, media, entertainment, transportation, real estate, internet, sports, gaming, aerospace, defense, waste collection, retail and consumer products.
In 1977, professors, Dr. James T. McClave and Dr. Thomas P. Rothrock developed the first computerized methods for detecting collusive behavior in sealed bid markets through statistical and economic consulting services for the Florida Attorney General. Consequently, Info Tech ® became the pioneer in computerized techniques for detecting fraudulent business behavior in various industries.
The consulting business of Info Tech® continues to provides expert testimony in the analysis of statistics, economics and econometrics in areas of antitrust, labor and employment discrimination and healthcare fraud among other litigation areas.
Led by President Dr. Jamie Baldwin and founder Dr. James T. McClave, the consulting business of Info Tech® is nationally known for its unmatched ability to apply the scientific method to generate clear and professional services. Simple graphical depiction and concise explanation of complex concepts makes Info Tech® Consulting work invaluable to clients.
The antitrust law issues that made headlines in 2018 included the two-sided market analysis, merger challenges, and no-poach agreements. The most notable cases last year, such as enforcement actions against brand-name makers and technology patent licensing disputes, are expected to dominate 2019. Now is the time for companies to size up their readiness in addressing current and emerging antitrust class action trends. A robust antitrust compliance program is a must for 2019 and beyond.
In this live webcast, a panel of thought leaders and practitioners assembled by The Knowledge Group will discuss the significant and latest developments surrounding the antitrust class actions landscape. Moreover, they will provide an in-depth discussion of the court rulings and pending cases in 2018 as we’ll as their implications for 2019. While speakers will also offer best practices in developing and implementing an effective antitrust compliance program, they will also provide practical litigation strategies in bringing out the best in these lawsuits in a rapidly evolving legal climate.
In a live webcast, the speakers will discuss:
Antitrust Class Actions
Notable Cases in 2018
Recent Court Rulings and Developments
Key Legal and Economic Issues
Trends in Pharma Class Actions
Best Compliance Practices
Practical Litigation Strategies
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: http://theknowledgegroup.org/