50th Annual Conference on International Antitrust Law and Policy, and Antitrust Economics Workshop


Cornerstone Research affiliated experts and senior staff will present at this annual hybrid conference.

Economic experts, enforcement officials, and leading antitrust practitioners will speak on key topics at this three-day event. Cornerstone Research affiliated experts and senior staff will participate in the following panels.

Economic Issues Related to the EU’s Proposed SEP Regulations

Kirti Gupta will moderate a panel focused on the European Commission proposed new regulation related to standard essential patents (SEPs) licensing. The panel will discuss the regulation’s potential impact and its broader implications on innovation.

The Pros and Cons of Non-Competes: The Economic and Legal Debate

Sara Champion will moderate a panel of economists and attorneys discussing the pros and cons of noncompete agreements. Speakers will address these agreements’ their impact on innovation, competition, and national security, particularly in high technology industries. Justin McCrary of Columbia Law School will also join the panel.

Cornerstone Research is a sponsor of this event, hosted by the Competition Law Institute at Fordham University School of Law. For more information, visit the event website.


  • San Francisco

Kirti Gupta

Vice President and Chief Economist of Global Technology

  • Chicago

Sara Champion


Justin McCrary

Paul J. Evanson Professor of Law,
Columbia Law School;
Senior Advisor, Cornerstone Research