Events
Archive 2015
December 22, 2015
Academic Advisor Michael Moore to Discuss Defeating Class Action Certification at Forthcoming Strafford CLE Webinar

Brattle academic advisor Michael Moore will participate in the upcoming Strafford CLE webinar, “Defeating Class Certification by Attacking Plaintiffs’ Classwide Damages Models,” taking place December 22, 2015 from 1:00-2:30pm EST.

December 14, 2015
Sanem Sergici to Present on Electricity Congestion Costs at NGA’s Maryland Retreat

Brattle senior associate Sanem Sergici will present at the National Governors Association’s (NGA) Maryland Retreat on Reducing Congestion Costs & Reviewing Renewable Portfolio Standards, taking place December 14, 2015 in Annapolis, MD.

December 10, 2015
Ryan Hledik to Present at SNL’s Utility Regulation Conference

Brattle principal Ryan Hledik will present at SNL’s 2015 Utility Regulation Conference: Rate Case, ROE and Reliability, taking place December 10-11, 2015 in Washington, DC.

December 07, 2015
Paul Carpenter to Present at LSI Conference on Energy in Alaska

Brattle principal Paul Carpenter will speak at the upcoming Law Seminars International (LSI) 11th Annual Comprehensive Conference on Energy in Alaska, taking place on December 7 and 8, 2015 in Anchorage, AK.

December 02, 2015
Joshua Gans to Speak on Insurance Policies at Canadian Sharing Economy Symposium

Brattle academic advisor Joshua Gans will speak at the upcoming Canadian Sharing Economy Symposium, taking place December 2, 2015 in Ontario, Canada.

December 01, 2015
Neil Lessem to Present at EUCI Residential Demand Charges and Cost Recovery Symposium

Brattle senior associate Neil Lessem will present at the upcoming Electric Utility Consultants, Inc. (EUCI) Residential Demand Charges and Cost Recovery Symposium, taking place December 1, 2015 in Calgary, Canada.

November 19, 2015
William Zarakas to Present on Climate Resilience Investment at U.S. Department of Energy Conference

Brattle principal William Zarakas will present at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Conference, “Partnership for Energy Sector Climate Resilience,” taking place November 19, 2015 in Washington, DC.

November 13, 2015
Yvette Austin Smith Presented at the American Bar Association’s 20th Annual National Institute on Negotiating Business Acquisitions

Brattle principal Yvette Austin Smith served as a member of the teaching faculty for the American Bar Association’s (ABA) “20th Annual National Institute on Negotiating Business Acquisitions,” that took place November 12-13, 2015 in South Beach, FL.

November 11, 2015
Coleman Bazelon to Present at Content and Communications World Conference and Expo

Brattle principal Coleman Bazelon will present at the upcoming National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Content and Communications World Conference and Expo, taking place November 11-12, 2015 in New York, NY.

November 09, 2015
Peter Fox-Penner to Present at Edison Electric Institute’s 50th Financial Conference

Brattle principal Peter Fox-Penner will present at the Edison Electric Institute’s 50th Financial Conference, “50 Years: The Past, Present and Future,” taking place on November 8-11, 2015 in Hollywood, FL.

November 09, 2015
Onur Aydin Presents on Transmission Expansion at EUCI Conference

Brattle senior associate Onur Aydin recently presented at the EUCI Conference, “Transmission Expansion in the Midwest,” taking place November 9-10, 2015 in Indianapolis, IN.

November 08, 2015
Ahmad Faruqui to Present at National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners’ Annual Meeting

Utility Commissioners’ (NARUC) 127th Annual Meeting, “Challenges Coast to Coast: Consumers, Convergence, and Change,” taking place November 8-11, 2015 in Austin, TX.

November 08, 2015
Ryan Hledik to Present at National Association of State Utility Consumer Advocates’ Annual Meeting

Brattle principal Ryan Hledik will present at the upcoming National Association of State Utility Consumer Advocates’ (NASUCA) 2015 Annual Meeting, taking place November 8-11, 2015 in Austin, TX.

November 04, 2015
Brattle to Sponsor Clean Energy Education & Empowerment’s 4th Annual Women in Clean Energy Symposium

The Brattle Group is proud to sponsor the upcoming Clean Energy Education & Empowerment Initiative’s (C3E) 4th Annual Women in Clean Energy Symposium, taking place November 4-5, 2015 in Cambridge, MA and through webcast.

October 29, 2015
Robert Mudge to Present on Solar PV at Great Lakes Utilities Annual Meeting

Brattle principal Robert Mudge will present at the upcoming Great Lakes Utilities (GLU) Annual Meeting, taking place on October 29, 2015 in Shawano, WI.

October 19, 2015
Bruce Tsuchida and Sanem Sergici to Present at Caribbean Renewable Energy Forum

Brattle principal Bruce Tsuchida and senior associate Sanem Sergici will present at the Caribbean Renewable Energy Forum (CREF), taking place October 19-21, 2015 in Miami, FL.

October 16, 2015
Brattle Economists Participate in Columbia Business School Centennial Colloquium Honoring Joseph Stiglitz

Brattle principal Michael Cragg and academic advisor Joshua Gans will participate in the conference “A Just Society,” honoring Nobel Laureate and Columbia University Professor Joseph Stiglitz, who is celebrating his 50th anniversary of teaching in the fields of economics and public policy.

October 15, 2015
Daniel McFadden to Present at Natural Resources Symposium

Brattle principal Daniel McFadden will present at the Ad-Hoc Industry National Resource Management Group’s 2015 Natural Resources Symposium, taking place October 14-15, 2015 in Washington, DC.

October 14, 2015
Bruce Tsuchida to Present at Utility Variable-Generation Integration Group Fall Technical Workshop

Brattle principal Bruce Tsuchida will present at the upcoming Utility Variable-Generation Integration Group (UVIG) Fall Technical Workshop, taking place October 13-15, 2015 in San Diego, CA.

October 14, 2015
Sanem Sergici Presents on Demand Response at E Source Forum 2015

Brattle senior associate Sanem Sergici recently presented at the E Source Forum 2015, which took place October 13-16, 2015 in Denver, CO.

October 13, 2015
Metin Celebi to Present on Clean Power Plan and Electric Reliability at the Wisconsin Energy Institute 2015 Energy Summit

Brattle principal Metin Celebi will present that the upcoming Wisconsin Energy Institute 2015 Energy Summit, “Air & Energy: The Path Ahead for U.S. States,” taking place October 12-14, 2015 in Madison, WI.

October 09, 2015
Paul Carpenter and Shaun Ledgerwood to Present at Energy Bar Association Western Chapter’s Second Annual Canadian Program

Brattle principals Paul Carpenter and Shaun Ledgerwood will present at the upcoming Energy Bar Association (EBA) Western Chapter’s Second Annual Canadian Program, taking place on October 9, 2015 in Calgary, Canada.

October 08, 2015
Mark Berkman to Speak at 23rd Annual California Water Law Conference

Brattle principal Mark Berkman will present at the CLE event, “California Water Law: The Drought, the Delta & the Future,” taking place October 8-9, 2015 in San Francisco, CA.

October 05, 2015
Marc Chupka to Present at Western Power Trading Forum: Pacific Northwest Chapter Meeting

Brattle principal Marc Chupka will present at the Western Power Trading Forum: Pacific Northwest Chapter meeting, taking place on October 5, 2015 in Portland, OR.

October 01, 2015
Brattle Experts to Present at Canadian Bar Association Competition Law Fall Conference

Brattle experts will speak at the upcoming Canadian Bar Association (CBA) Competition Law Fall Conference, taking place October 1-2, 2015 in Ottawa, Canada.

September 30, 2015
Judy Chang to Present at Gulf Coast Power Association 30th Annual Fall Conference

Brattle principal Judy Chang will speak on changes in transmission planning at the upcoming Gulf Coast Power Association (GCPA) Annual Fall Conference, taking place September 30-October 1, 2015 in Austin, TX.

September 24, 2015
Alexis Maniatis to Present at Global Arbitration Review’s 4th Annual Live New York Conference

Brattle President Alexis Maniatis will present at the Global Arbitration Review (GAR) Live New York Conference, taking place on September 24, 2015.

September 20, 2015
Brattle Associate Shastri Sandy to Present at Northern Finance Association Annual Conference

Brattle associate Shastri Sandy will present at the upcoming Northern Finance Association (NFA) 2015 Annual Conference taking place September 18-20, 2015 in Banff, Alberta, Canada.

September 17, 2015
Toby Brown to Present on Estimating Flood Impacts at Coasts and Ports 2015 Conference

Brattle principal Toby Brown will present at the upcoming Coasts and Ports 2015 Conference, taking place September 15-18, 2015 in Auckland, New Zealand.

September 17, 2015
Robert Mudge to Present on Finance in the Power Sector at the 2015 PJM Market Summit

Brattle principal Robert Mudge will present at the upcoming Infocast 2015 PJM Market Summit, taking place September 15-17, 2015 in Philadelphia, PA.

September 12, 2015
Associate Lucia Bazzucchi to Present at Milan Expo 2015

Brattle associate Lucia Bazzucchi will present at the Milan 2015 Expo on September 12, 2015 in Milan, Italy.

September 09, 2015
Brattle Principal Philip Hanser to Speak at Distributed Power Webinar

Brattle principal Philip Hanser will present on the topic of distributed power during a webinar hosted by Dorsey & Whitney on September 9, 2015.

August 26, 2015
Bente Villadsen to Present at American Gas Association and Edison Electric Institute’s Joint Public Utility Accounting Course

Brattle principal Bente Villadsen will present at the upcoming American Gas Association and Edison Electric Institute (EEI) joint course, “Introduction to Public Utility Accounting,” taking place August 24-27, 2015 in Washington, DC.

August 17, 2015
Neil Lessem Presents at International Energy Program Evaluation Conference

Brattle associate Neil Lessem recently presented at the International Energy Program Evaluation Conference (IEPEC) on August 11, 2015 in Long Beach, CA.

August 12, 2015
Ira Shavel to Present at Wärtsilä’s 10th Annual Flexible Power Symposium

Brattle principal Ira Shavel will present at the upcoming Wärtsilä’s Flexible Power Annual Symposium, taking place on August 11-13, 2015 in Portland, OR.

August 11, 2015
Coleman Bazelon Presents at Cowen Communications Infrastructure Summit

Brattle principal Coleman Bazelon recently presented on spectrum and capital spending at the Cowen Communications Infrastructure Summit, which took place August 11-12, 2015 in Boulder, CO.

August 04, 2015
Brattle Co-Hosts New York City Bar Discussion with Professor Joseph Stiglitz on Economic Equality through Competition Policy

Brattle co-hosted an event at the New York City Bar Association for a conversation with Nobel laureate Professor Joseph Stiglitz. Professor Stiglitz spoke on “Beyond a Narrow Vision of Antitrust: How can competition policy promote more equal societies and dynamic societies (with implications for Greece).”

July 30, 2015
Pallavi Seth to Present on Intellectual Property and the ITC at the ABA Annual Meeting

Brattle senior associate Pallavi Seth will present on International Trade Commission (ITC) Section 337 intellectual property claims at the American Bar Association’s (ABA) Annual Meeting, taking place July 30-August 4, 2015 in Chicago, IL.

July 28, 2015
Shaun Ledgerwood to Chair Panel on Analysis of Market Manipulation at EUCI FTR Conference

Brattle principal Shaun Ledgerwood will chair a panel titled, “What Trading Organizations Can Do to Proactively Manage Swaps Manipulation Risks” at EUCI’s Conference on Financial Transmission Rights, to take place on Tuesday, July 28, 2015 at the Key Bridge Marriott in Washington, DC.

July 21, 2015
Michael Cragg to Present at the Fifth Annual NABE Transfer Pricing Symposium

Brattle principal Michael Cragg will present at the Fifth Annual NABE Transfer Pricing Symposium, taking place on July 21-23, 2015 in Washington, DC.

July 19, 2015
Bente Villadsen and Philip Hanser to Present at EEI Electric Rates Advanced Course

Brattle principals Bente Villadsen and Philip Hanser will present at the upcoming Edison Electric Institute Electric Rates Advanced Course, taking place July 19-22, 2015 in Madison, WI.

July 13, 2015
Bruce Tsuchida to Present at Central American Renewables Investment Summit

Brattle principal Bruce Tsuchida will present at the Central American Renewables Investment Summit (CAMRIS), taking place July 13-14, 2015 in Panama City, Panama.

July 09, 2015
Yvette Austin Smith to Speak on Complex Commercial Valuation Panel at the American Bankruptcy Institute’s 22nd Annual Northeast Conference

Brattle principal Yvette Austin Smith will participate in a panel discussion on complex commercial valuation at the American Bankruptcy Institute’s 22nd Annual Northeast Conference, taking place July 9-12, 2015 in North Falmouth, MA.

June 29, 2015
Paul Hinton to Speak at Practising Law Institute’s Conference on Expert Witnesses

Brattle principal Paul Hinton will present at the upcoming Practising Law Institute (PLI) conference, Expert Witness 2015, taking place June 29, 2015 in New York, NY.

June 25, 2015
Joshua Gans to Speak at the Sixth Annual Lear Conference on the Economics of Competition Law

Brattle academic advisor Joshua Gans will be a keynote speaker at the “6th Lear Conference on the Economics of Competition Law: Antitrust Economics 2.0,” taking place June 25-26, 2015 in Rome, Italy.

June 22, 2015
Pablo Ruiz to Speak at FERC Technical Conference on Increasing Efficiency Through Improved Software

Brattle senior associate Pablo Ruiz will present at the upcoming Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) technical conference, “Increasing Real-Time and Day-Ahead Market Efficiency Through Improved Software,” taking place June 22-24, 2015 in Washington, DC.

June 11, 2015
Judy Chang Moderates Panel for University of Pennsylvania Accelerating Energy Storage Conference

Brattle principal Judy Chang recently moderated a panel on energy storage at the University of Pennsylvania conference, “Accelerating Energy Storage: Policies for Facilitating Investment and Deployment,” which took place on June 11, 2015 in Philadelphia, PA.

June 09, 2015
Joshua Gans to Participate in FTC Conference on the “Sharing” Economy

Brattle academic advisor Joshua Gans will present at the upcoming Federal Trade Commission (FTC) event, “The ‘Sharing’ Economy: Issues Facing Platforms, Participants, and Regulators,” taking place June 9, 2015 in Washington, DC.

June 02, 2015
William Zarakas to Present at New England Economic Partnership Conference on Energy Efficiency in the 21st Century

Brattle principal William Zarakas will present at the New England Economic Partnership (NEEP) Conference, co-hosted by the Brandeis International Business School and the Massachusetts Business Roundtable, taking place at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston on June 2, 2015.

May 26, 2015
Peter Fox-Penner to Speak at the International Congress of Energy Science and Industry Energy.21 Conference

Brattle principal Peter Fox-Penner will speak on innovations in the energy industry at the upcoming conference Energy.21, taking place on May 26-27, 2015 in Poznan, Poland.

May 20, 2015
Brattle to Sponsor Symposium on Market Power and Market Manipulation in Energy Markets

The Brattle Group will be sponsoring the upcoming program, “A Symposium on Market Power and Market Manipulation in Energy Markets," taking place Wednesday, May 20th, 2015 and hosted by the Center for Business & Public Policy at Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business.

May 18, 2015
Richard Goldberg to Present at Knowledge Congress Webcast on Big Data in Litigation

Brattle principal Richard Goldberg will participate in the upcoming live webcast, “Big Data in Litigation: What it is and How it’s Used by Economic Experts and Lawyers in Complex Litigation,” taking place May 18, 2015 from 12:00PM – 2:00PM EST.

May 14, 2015
Ahmad Faruqui and Ryan Hledik to Present at EUCI Residential Demand Charges Summit

Brattle principals Ahmad Faruqui and Ryan Hledik will present at the upcoming EUCI event, “Residential Demand Charges Summit,” taking place May 14-15 in Denver, CO.

May 13, 2015
Bill Zarakas to Present at EUCI Annual Conference on Utility Integrated Resource Planning

Brattle principal Bill Zarakas has been selected to present at EUCI’s 15th Annual Utility Integrating Resource Planning (IRP) conference, taking place May 14-15, 2015 in Atlanta, GA.

May 07, 2015
Torben Voetmann to Present at Practising Law Institute’s Conference on Financial and Accounting Information for Lawyers and Other Professionals

Brattle principal Torben Voetmann has been invited to speak at the upcoming Practising Law Institute (PLI) Conference, “Pocket MBA Summer 2015: Finance for Lawyers and Other Professionals,” taking place May 7-8, 2015 in San Francisco, CA.

May 07, 2015
Ahmad Faruqui to Deliver International Keynote Address at Energy Networks Association Conference

Brattle principal Ahmad Faruqui will deliver the international keynote address at the Energy Networks Association’s (ENA) Energy Transformed conference, taking place May 7, 2015 in Sydney, Australia.

May 06, 2015
William Zarakas to Present on the Regulation of Electric Utilities at Energy Bar Association Annual Meeting

Brattle principal William Zarakas will speak on the regulation of electric utilities at the Energy Bar Association’s (EBA) Annual Conference, taking place May 5-6, 2015 in Washington, DC.

May 05, 2015
Jürgen Weiss to Participate in National Governors’ Association Workshop on the EPA’s Clean Power Plan

Brattle principal Jürgen Weiss has been selected to participate in a panel discussion on the Clean Power Plan and reliability at the upcoming National Governors’ Association workshop, “Policy Academy on Examining Federal Greenhouse Gas Rules in the Electric Power Sector.” The event will take place on May 5-7, 2015 in Annapolis, MD.

April 23, 2015
Bin Zhou to Present at University of San Diego School of Law’s Third Annual Transfer Pricing Symposium

Brattle principal Bin Zhou will be a panelist at the University of San Diego School of Law’s Third Annual Transfer Pricing Symposium, taking place April 23-24, 2015 in San Diego, CA.

April 20, 2015
Mark Berkman to Participate in Panel Discussion on Extreme Weather in the Bay Area

Brattle principal Mark Berkman will serve on the upcoming Bay Area Council Economic Institute panel discussion, “Surviving the Storm,” taking place on April 20, 2015 in San Francisco, CA.

April 16, 2015
New England Women in Energy and the Environment to Host Fifth Annual Gala

New England Women in Energy and the Environment (NEWIEE) will host an awards gala on April 16, 2015 at the Omni Park House in Boston, MA to honor four outstanding women in the energy and environmental industries.

April 14, 2015
Peter Fox-Penner to Speak at California Municipal Utilities Association’s 83rd Annual Conference

Brattle principal Peter Fox-Penner will participate in a panel discussion on the future of utilities and new business models at the upcoming California Municipal Utilities Association (CMUA) Annual Conference, taking place on April 14-16, 2015 in Carlsbad, CA.

April 08, 2015
Yingxia Yang to Present at University of Texas Workshop on the Impact of the EPA’s Proposed Clean Power Plan Rules on Texas

Brattle associate Yingxia Yang will present in the upcoming workshop, “EPA’s Proposed Clean Power Plan Rules: Economic Modeling and Effects on the Electric Reliability Council of Texas Region,” co-hosted by the Central Texas Association for Energy Economics and the Energy Institute at the University of Texas at Austin. The workshop will take place April 8, 2015 in Austin, TX.

April 08, 2015
Bruce Tsuchida to Present on Hybrid Systems at Hybrid Energy Innovations 2015

Brattle principal Bruce Tsuchida will present on hybrid energy systems at the upcoming conference Hybrid Energy Innovations 2015, taking place April 8-9, 2015 in New York, NY.

April 01, 2015
Michael Cragg to Participate in Public Policy Meeting on the Future of America’s Economic Security

Brattle principal Michael Cragg has been invited to participate in a meeting of the nation’s top economists, political scientists, and legal scholars to discuss economic inequality among Americans. The event will take place at the Roosevelt Institute on April 1, 2015, in Washington, DC.

March 31, 2015
Metin Celebi to Discuss Impact of Coal Retirements at EUCI Conference on EPA’s Clean Power Plan

Brattle principal Metin Celebi will participate at the EUCI conference, “The EPA’s Clean Power Plan: Its Effect on Electric Reliability in North America,” taking place March 31-April 1, 2015 in Houston, TX.

March 31, 2015
Ahmad Faruqui Named Keynote Speaker for New York University School of Law’s Forum on the Reforming Energy Vision Initiative

Ahmad Faruqui will deliver the keynote address at the upcoming forum, “On the REV Agenda: The Role of Time-Variant Pricing,” a program co-hosted by the New York Department of Public Service, the Environmental Defense Fund, and the Institute for Policy Integrity at the New York University School of Law.

March 31, 2015
Shaun Ledgerwood to Speak on Market Manipulation in U.S. Electricity Markets at Gulf Coast Power Association Spring Conference

Brattle principal Shaun Ledgerwood will speak on the current state of market manipulation activity in the U.S. electricity markets at the upcoming 29th Annual Gulf Coast Power Association (GCPA) Spring Conference.

March 31, 2015
Marc Chupka and Judy Chang to Present at Conference on EPA Clean Power Plan Implementation

Brattle principals Marc Chupka and Judy Chang will present at the Infocast conference, “EPA Clean Power Plan Implementation: Multi-State Perspectives, Plans, and Implications of 111(d),” taking place March 31 to April 02, 2015 in Atlanta, GA.

March 26, 2015
Paul Hinton and Pavitra Kumar Present at High-Frequency Trading Litigation Webinar

Brattle principal Paul Hinton and senior associate Pavitra Kumar recently presented in the webinar, “High-Frequency Trading Litigation in 2015,” hosted by The Knowledge Group on March 26, 2015 from 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm EST.

March 19, 2015
Bruce Tsuchida to Present at Upcoming LSI Conference on Transmission in the Northeast

Brattle principal Bruce Tsuchida has been selected to present at the upcoming LSI conference, “Transmission in the Northeast: Legal, Business and Regulatory Developments,” taking place March 19-20, 2015 in Boston, MA.

March 11, 2015
Sam Newell to Present at University of Houston Symposium on Energy Reliability and Security

Brattle principal Sam Newell will participate in a panel discussion at the Global Energy Management Institute’s (GEMI) upcoming Symposium on Reliability and Security Across the Energy Value Chain. Hosted by the University of Houston’s Bauer College of Business, the event will take place on March 11, 2015 in Houston, TX.

March 09, 2015
Judy Chang to Present at Independent Power Producers Society of Alberta Conference

Brattle principal Judy Chang has been selected to serve as a panelist at the upcoming Independent Power Producers Society of Alberta (IPPSA) 21st Annual Conference, “The Art of the Deal,” taking place March 8-10, 2015 in Banff, Alberta.

March 04, 2015
William Zarakas to Present in Utility Markets Today Webinar on the Future of the Smart Grid

Brattle principal William Zarakas will present in the upcoming Utility Markets Today webinar, “What is the Future of the Grid?” taking place March 4, 2015 from 2-3:30 pm EST.

February 21, 2015
Brattle Experts to Speak at Tufts Energy Conference on the Future of Clean Energy

Brattle principal Peter Fox-Penner and academic advisor Gilbert Metcalf have been invited to present on restructuring the utilities sector and the carbon pricing debate, respectively, at the upcoming Tufts Energy Conference (TEC).

February 19, 2015
Ahmad Faruqui to Present on the Future of Demand Response at The Smart Grid Observer’s Demand Response Virtual Summit

Brattle principal Ahmad Faruqui will present at the upcoming Demand Response Virtual Summit to be held online by The Smart Grid Observer on February 19, 2015.

January 29, 2015
Brattle to Sponsor the New York State Bar Association’s Antitrust Law Section Annual Meeting

The Brattle Group will sponsor the upcoming Annual Meeting of the New York Bar Association’s (NYSBA) Antitrust Section, taking place January 29, 2015 at The University Club in New York, NY.

January 27, 2015
Brattle Senior Associate Pallavi Seth to Speak on Panel at New York State Bar Association’s Annual Meeting

Pallavi Seth will present on a panel at the upcoming New York State Bar Association Annual Meeting of the Intellectual Property Law Section.

January 23, 2015
Mark Berkman to Present at CLE International Program on Impact of California’s Hydraulic Fracturing Regulations

Brattle principal Mark Berkman will present at the upcoming Water Law Institute taking place on January 23, 2015 in San Francisco, CA.

January 21, 2015
Jürgen Weiss to Serve as Panelist for the World Future Energy Summit

Brattle principal Jürgen Weiss has been selected to serve as a panelist on energy storage technologies during the World Future Energy Summit (WFES) taking place January 19-22, 2015 in Abu Dhabi, UAE.