Anthony A. Dean

Anthony A. Dean devotes his practice to antitrust law and corporate and commercial litigation. After completing college and law school at Yale, Mr. Dean attended the University of Cologne where he studied German competition law and policy as a Fulbright Scholar. Mr. Dean is conversant in German. Mr. Dean now serves on the Panels of Mediators of the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. He is President of the Eastern District Civil Litigation Fund, Inc.

Education
Yale University Law School (LL.B, 1965)
Editor, Yale Law Journal (1963-1965)

University of Cologne (Fulbright Scholar 1965-1966)

Yale University (B.A., Philosophy, 1962)

Professional Admissions
State of New York 1967

State of New Jersey 1993

United States District Court for the Southern District of New York 1968

United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York 1970

United States District Court for the District of New Jersey 1993

United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin 1997

United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit 1969

United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit 1993

United States Supreme Court 1971

Professional Activities
Member, American Bar Association, Antitrust Law Section

Member, New York State Bar Association, Sections on Antitrust and Litigation

Member, The Federal Bar Council, Committee on Second Circuit Courts

Member, Board of Trustees, Continuum Health Partners 2001 - 2005 (Comprising Long Island College Hospital (Board of Regents) (1982 - 2001), Beth Israel Medical Center, St. Luke's Roosevelt Medical Center and Manhattan Eye and Ear Infirmary)

President, Eastern District Civil Litigation Fund, Inc., 2005-present; Member Board of Directors since 1997

Publications
"Checklist for Determining Reportability of Transactions Under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976," February 18, 2014

"Minimum Transaction Size Requiring Premerger Notification Will Increase to $75.9 Million," Corporate & Finance Alert, January 22, 2014

"Second Circuit, on First Impression, Holds that Application of Federal Post-Judgment Interest Rate (Currently .25%) to District Court Judgment Docketed in State Court is Constitutional," Business Litigation Alert, August 29, 2013

"Minimum Transaction Size Requiring Premerger Notification Will Increase To $70.9 Million," Corporate & Finance Alert, January 17, 2013

"PhRMA Opposes FTC's Proposed Rules for Reporting Certain Pharmaceutical Licensing Transactions," IP Law Alert, November 7, 2012

"FTC Proposes Rules to Codify Reporting of Exclusive Patent Right Transfers in the Pharmaceutical Industry," IP Law Alert, August 21, 2012

"Best Practice for Retention of Federal Jurisdiction to Enforce a Settlement Agreement," Business Litigation Alert, February 17, 2012

"Minimum Transaction Size Requiring Premerger Notification Will Increase to $66.0 Million," Corporate & Finance Alert, February 4, 2011

"Beware: Antitrust Enforcers Now Target Small Deals and Completed Mergers," Corporate & Finance Alert, November 19, 2010

"Antitrust Agencies Release Revised Merger Guidelines," Corporate & Finance Alert, September 28, 2010 (Anthony A. Dean, Susanne Fischer*)

"More Mergers Reportable? Minimum Transaction Size Requiring Premerger Notification Will Drop in February 2010," Corporate & Finance Alert, January 27, 2010

"Minimum Transaction Size Requiring Pre-Merger Notification Will Increase to $65.2 Million," Corporate & Finance Alert, February 3, 2009

"Predatory Purchasing: Part II," Inside Supply Management, May 2007

"Predatory Purchasing: Part I," Inside Supply Management, February 2007

"Creating a Sound Joint-Purchasing Facility," Inside Supply Management, February 2005

"Pharma Antitrust," Pharma Advisor, July 1, 2002

"The Anti Dumping Act of 1920," 74 Yale Law Journal, January 1, 1965

Quotes/Interviews
Quoted in "Repealing Leegin Could Harm Consumers: Experts," Law 360, May 6, 2009

Speaking Engagements
Speaker, International Legal Training, "International Litigation and Arbitration, " April 26, 2010

Speaker, International Legal Training, "International Litigation and Arbitration," April 14, 2008

Speaker, International Legal Training, "International Litigation and Arbitration," New York, NY. June 7, 2007

Honors/Awards*
AV® Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell

Representative Cases
In re Elevator Antitrust Litigation, M.D.L. 1664, 2006 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 34517

In re South African Apartheid Litigation, M.D.L. 1499, S.D.N.Y.

In re Commercial Tissue Paper Antitrust Litigation, M.D.L., 1189, N. D. Fla.

In re Air Crash at Lockerbie, Scotland, M.D.L. 799, E.D.N.Y., 733 F. Supp. 547, aff'd, 928 F. 2d 1267 (2d Cir. 1991)

The Rector, Wardens and Members of the Vestry of St. Bartholomew's Church v. The City of New York, U.S. Sup. Ct. 1990, (Amicus Curiae)

R. C. Bigelow, Inc. v. Unilever N.V., 867 F. 2d 102 (2d Cir. 1989)

324 Liquor Corp. v. Duffy, U.S. Sup. Ct., 1985, (Amicus Curiae)

United States v. Allegheny-Ludlum Industries, Inc., 517 F. 2d 828 (5th Cir. 1975)

United States v. IBM Corporation, 1969, S.D.N.Y.

Languages
Fluent in German


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Anthony A. Dean Attorney at Law
Anthony A. Dean
Counsel
Business & Commercial Litigation

Practice Areas
Antitrust & Trade Regulation
Business & Commercial Litigation
Cross-Border Transactions

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37th Floor
New York, NY 10119-3701

Direct: 212-613-2025
Fax:      212-554-9668
adean@gibbonslaw.com
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