Antitrust Law examined


– Photo by John Meiu

The Antitrust Committee of the Federal Bar Association (FBA), Eastern District of Michigan Chapter, presented a Lunch and Learn program featuring Wayne State University Law School Professor Stephen Calkins (center) on Tuesday, June 28, at the Theodore Levin U.S. Courthouse in Detroit. Calkins, co-author of “Antitrust Law: Policy and Practice” and “Antitrust Law and Economics in a Nutshell,” presented a primer on antitrust law and pleading standards under Bell Atlantic Corp. v. Twombly.  Thanking Calkins for his presentation were (left to right) Antitrust Committee Co-Chair E. Powell Miller of The Miller Law Firm PC; Kim Altman, career law clerk to Judge Avern Cohn; FBA President Susan Fairchild of the U.S. Attorney’s Office; and Antitrust Committee Co-Chair Kimberly Scott of Miller, Canfield, Paddock, & Stone PLC.