Antitrust (105-1)

I.    Goal

  • To gain an overview of the main legal structure of contemporary antitrust law (competition law).

II.    Main References

  • 中文: 公平會,認識公平交易法 (增訂第 16 版)。
  • English: TBA.

III.    Homepage & Mailing List

IV.    Grading policy

  • Participation: 40%, in classes and on the mailing list. (Mere attendance or forwarding news articles DOES NOT count as participation. News forwarding with your comments do.)
  • Term paper: 60%, 10000 to 15000 words (English OK).

V.    Schedule (tentative, subject to change)

9-13 Orientation
9-20 Market Definition & Market Power
9-27 Bowing to Megi (no class)
10-4 Market Definition & Market Power (cont.)
10-11 Restraints of Trade
10-18 Restraints of Trade (cont.)
10-25 Restraints of Trade (cont.)
11-1 Restraints of Trade (cont.)
11-8 (midterm)
11-15 Restraints of Trade (cont.)
11-22 Exclusionary Practices
11-29 Mergers & Acquisitions
12-6 Unfair Competition
12-13 Spare / Paper Preparation
12-20 Paper Presentations I
12-27 Paper Presentations II
1-3 Paper Presentations III
1-10 (final)