Explore the challenges and opportunities presented by the new competition landscape

Explore the challenges and opportunities presented by the new competition landscape

Explore the challenges and opportunities presented by the new competition landscape – Event: 9 Dec 2014, London

Come and join us at The Competition Law Forum taking place on the 9 December 2014 at Grange Tower Bridge Hotel, London. This inaugural conference has been designed to address the risks in-house lawyers potentially face and provide you with practical guidance on how to protect your organisation or with ammunition to challenge anti-competitive behaviour.

Hear from a panel of leading speakers from organisations including Lloyds, HSBC, Hutchison 3G and Telefonica and British Airways

Come along to:

  • Hear direct from the Competition and Markets Authority on competition policy and practices
  • Examine how UK businesses are responding to the new regime in a panel discussion on the steps they are taking to ensure competition compliance
  • Assess the impact of the latest developments in competition litigation and private enforcement
  • Understand the parameters of permitted behaviour in information exchange and co-operating with competitors
  • Engage in interactive discussions on:
    • Cartels
    • Economics in Competition Law
    • Merger Control

Discover the answers to the following burning issues:

  • How do your prioritise your competition law practices to ensure compliance with the new regime?
  • What are the new procedures which need to be followed in merger notification?
  • What do the latest cases tell us about the courts’ approach to damages in competition litigation?
  • What are the tactical considerations to be considered if applying for leniency in a cartel investigation?
  • How prepared is your organisation in the event of a dawn raid and how can you protect yourself adequately?

 

To register your interest email inhouse@lexisnexis.co.uk

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About the author:

Sophie is Head of Learning & Development at F-LEX Legal - an award winning legal tech startup helping law firms and organisations manage a flexible work force and supporting lawyers to make smarter life/work choices. 

As part of her portfolio career Sophie runs various learning and development and networking forums for in-house lawyers and mentors junior lawyers.  These include Flying Solo for small and solo legal teams and Aspire for junior in-house lawyers which she runs for LexisNexis UK.  She also works with schools and organisations to promote social mobility within the legal profession, working with The Social Mobility Business Partnership and Aspiring Solicitors. 

She trained as a lawyer in the City and worked as an in-house lawyer for 10 years including as Head of Legal for Virgin Radio and Ginger Media Group.  

Outside of work she is happily married with three sons and enjoys morning walks along the beach with her two dogs.