Representation of defendants in an antitrust action which alleges participation in a conspiracy to manipulate and "hijack" a cryptocurrency network. This is alleged to be a case of first impression, the first antitrust action to be brought in the United States involving cryptocurrency.
Representation of manufacturer and distributor of volatile chemicals in connection with a Federal Trade Commission investigation of its client's sale of its regional business to a competitor. The FTC's investigation was predicated on its contention that the sale and non-competition agreement, was tantamount to a market allocation agreement in violation of Section 1 of the Sherman Act and Section 7 of the Clayton Act. The matter was settled without imposition of any penalties or sanctions against the client.
Represented the bankruptcy estate of All American Semiconductor, Inc., in the prosecution of an antitrust action for price-fixing in the Northern District of California against the major manufacturers of DRAM.