April 30, 1999
1530 P Street, NW, Washington, DC
version 1.1 Introduction by Ralph Nader 8:45 AM Panel One 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Divestitures, Structural Remedies Moderator: Mark Cooper, Research Director, Consumer Federation of America Steve Salop, Georgetown University Law Center. Glenn Manishin, Partner, Blumenfeld and Cohen - Technology Law Group, principal author of the SIIA remedies document Stan Lebowitz, Professor, University of Texas at Dallas Mike Pettit, President, ProComp Panel Two 10:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Unbundling, pricing, contracting Practices Moderator: Ralph Nader Gary Reback, Partner, Wilson, Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati Jean-Louis Gassée, CEO of Be, Inc. Joseph J. Simons, partner in Rogers & Wells' Antitrust Group Jonathan Zuck, President, Association for Competitive Technology Ed Black, President, Computer and Communications Industry Association LUNCH 12:30 to 1:30 in the building Panel Three 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Interoperability Remedies Moderator: Henry First, currently Professor of Law, New York University, recently appointed as Chief of the Antitrust Bureau for the New York Department of Law. F.M. Scherer, Professor of Public Policy and Corporate Management in the Aetna Chair Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University. James Love, Director, Consumer Project on Technology Ted Johnson, Co-Founder and Executive VP, Visio. Panel Four 3:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Other remedies Moderator: Ralph Nader Steve Hill, Snow, Christensen & Martineau, representing Caldera in private antitrust litigation against Microsoft Roberto Di Cosmo, Maitre de conferences in computer science at Ecole Normale Superieure in Paris, author of with Dominique Nora, Le Hold-Up planétaire Mitch Stone, technology columnist for Scripps Howard, editor/publisher Boycott Microsoft David Bollier, Author of The Power of Openness, a proposal for the H2O Project on Open Code software. Prepared for the Berkman Center, Harvard Law School Closing Comments Ralph Nader 5:00 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.