GameStop and Antitrust - What Happens Next - 2.14.2021
Guests include David Brail, Julio DePietro, Larry Goodman, Randy Cohen, Marcy Engel, Fiona Scott Morton, Josh Soven, and Doug Melamed.
Panel on GameStop
Bio:Founder of Brail Capital Management, a hedge fund
Topic: The intersection of high short interest, Reddit, and Robinhood
Bio: Former Partner and Head of Equity Derivative Arbitrage at Citadel
Topic: Short Squeeze and Gamma Hedging
Bio: Founder of the Center for Financial Stability
Topic: Bubbles and Regulating Short Sales
Bio: Senior Lecturer at Harvard Business School
Topic: It wasn’t retail: this was institutional vs. institutional violence
Bio: Former GC and COO of Eton Park, former GC of Salomon Brothers Trading
Topic: What regulations apply to the GameStop saga and were any laws broken?
GameStop Panel – Engel, DePietro, Goodman, Cohen and Engel
Antitrust in a Biden Administration
Fiona Scott Morton
Bio: Theodore Nierenberg Professor of Economics at Yale School of Management
Topic: The Role of Economic Analysis in Antitrust
Bio: Partner at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
Topic: Representing Large Companies in the New Antitrust Environment
Reading: Senator Klobuchar Legislation is here and here. Speech by Asst Attny Genl Makan is here
Bio: Professor of the Practice of Law at Stanford Law School
Topic: What’s Next for Antitrust Doctrine and Policy?