Silicon Valley Antitrust v.7 (Fall 2017)

Hanno Kaiser. U.C. Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law, Room 170

Friday, 8 am (sharp!) - 9:50 am

Note that this is an evolving syllabus, as we will discuss key issues of technology antitrust using current cases and materials. In other words, stuff on this website will change during the course of the semester.

Class 1: Technology Antitrust: A Framework and a Baseline Case

August 25, 2017

Topics for discussion

Reading Materials

Optional

Class 2: Disruptive Business Models or Illegal Cartels (Part 1)

September 1, 2017

Topics for discussion

Reading Materials

Optional

Class 3: Disruptive Business Models or Illegal Cartels (Part 2)

September 8, 2017

Topics for discussion

Reading Materials

Optional

Class 4: An in depth look at Algorithms and Collusion. New normal or smoke without fire?

September 15, 2017

Topics for discussion

Reading Materials

Optional

Class 5: Platform Wars and the Modern Law of Monopolization (Part 1)

September 22, 2017

Topics for discussion

Reading Materials

Optional

Class 6: Platform Wars and the Modern Law of Monopolization (Part 2)

September 29, 2017

Guest Speakers (9 am - 9:30 am)

Topics for discussion

Reading Materials

Class 7: The Google Search Case and the Google Android Case

October 6, 2017

Class 8: Big Data and the New “Antitrust and Privacy” Frontier

October 13, 2017

Classes 9-14

Policy, Tangents and Detours (not mandatory)

Recommended resources (not mandatory)


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