Professor Michael Carrier gives keynote speech in Chile

December 19, 2019.  Professor Michael Carrier gave the Keynote Address: “The Importance of Pharmaceutical Antitrust Enforcement” at the Mercade de Medicamentos: Informe Preliminar del Estudio de Mercado de la FNE [Medication Market: Preliminary Report of the FNE Market Study], Universidad de Chile: Facultad de Derecho [University of Chile Law School] (via Skype).

Professor Sarah Dadush’s Concept of Identity Harm to Hold Companies Accountable

December 17, 2019.  The on-line news publication Quartz called for using “identity harm” to hold companies accountable for breaking the virtuous or ethical promises they make to their consumers (e.g. green, sustainable, fair trade, cage-free, etc.). Identity harm, a term coined by Prof. Dadush, is the anguish experienced by a consumer who learns that her … Continue reading Professor Sarah Dadush’s Concept of Identity Harm to Hold Companies Accountable

Professor David Noll’s “MDL as Public Administration” Published in Michigan Law Review

December 14, 2019.  Multidistrict litigation (MDL) has become the preeminent forum for devising solutions to the most difficult problems and Professor Noll conceptualizes MDL as a form of public administration and argues that MDL’s long-term legitimacy depends on it incorporating guarantees of transparency, participation, and ex post review that characterize the modern administrative process.  https://repository.law.umich.edu/mlr/vol118/iss3/3