Presentation on theme: "Antitrust and Competition Center www.lcuc.cl. About the Center Created for the study, promotion and research of antitrust and competition. Only center."— Presentation transcript:
Antitrust and Competition Center
About the Center Created for the study, promotion and research of antitrust and competition. Only center devoted to the study of antitrust and competition matters in Chile. It is part of the University, but it is independent.
Conferences organized by the Center Annual Conferences “Jornadas de Libre Competencia”. Participation of members of the TDLC (Competition Tribunal), FNE, antitrust practitioners. International participants like Robert Pitofsky (ex FTC Chairman) and Barbara Rosenberg.
Courses taught by the Center Course taught to the “Consejo de Defensa del Estado” (represents the Government). Open specialization courses about antitrust. Course on competition and regulation.
Publications and Research Book “Anales de Derecho UC: Temas de Libre Competencia”. Includes conference and research papers. Once a year. Forthcoming book about relevant Chilean case-law.
Publications and Research Agreement between the Center and the Fiscalía Nacional Económica (Prosecutor’s Office) for advocacy issues. Application to international grants and funding opportunities. Drafting of working papers and research for the Center.
Antitrust legal proposal (amendment) Participation of the Center in the Economics Committee to make general suggestions about the bill currently in the Chilean Congress. Participation in the Constitution and Legislation Committee to make specific suggestions about the proposal.
Competition Awareness Press interviews. Radio interviews. In general, answered request for opinions from the media.