Jay L. Himes Moderated NYSBA Global Cartel Enforcement Program

New York, NY
June 05, 2014

The New York State Bar Association hosted Nowhere To Hide: Perspectives on Global Cartel Enforcement on June 5, 2014 at 6pm. Partner Jay L. Himes moderated the program and was joined by the following speakers:

  • Hideo Nakajima, Secretary General, Japan Fair Trade Commission
  • Hyungbae Kim, Director General, Korea Fair Trade Commission
  • Scott Hammond, Partner, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, LLP, and former Deputy Assistant Attorney General for Criminal Enforcement, U.S. Department of Justice, Antitrust Division
  • Brent C. Snyder, Deputy Assistant Attorney General for Criminal Enforcement
  • Heather Lamberg Kafele, Partner, Shearman & Sterling LLP
  • Barbara Hart, Partner, Lowey Dannenberg Cohen & Hart, PC.

The program discussed Cartel enforcement in a global world, including:

  • Basic cartel law in Japan and Korea, with comparisons to the U.S.;
  • The agency investigation and case-filing process, and its resolution;
  • Enforcement relationships around the world; and
  • Interaction with the civil litigation system seeking to provide victim recovery.