Professor Stephen Calkins to receive Achievement Award
Former adjunct professor and incoming UCD Sutherland fellow, Professor Stephen Calkins will receive the American Antitrust Institute 2019 Achievement Award for His Outstanding Contributions to Antitrust. The AAI Alfred E. Kahn Award for Antitrust Achievement, first presented in 2000, honours outstanding contributions to the field of antitrust. The award recognises Professor Calkins’ deep knowledge and experience and his significant contributions across legal scholarship and nonpartisan policy analysis which make him a leader in the field of antitrust. His career concerned fighting for competition and consumers and teaching the next generation of progressive antitrust advocates. Professor Calkins is Professor of Law at Wayne State University, a former member of the Competition Authority of Ireland and later of the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission and was previously general counsel of the US Federal Trade Commission.