Who are we?

Thibault Schrepel is an Assistant Professor at Utrecht University School of Law, and a Faculty Affiliate at Stanford University CodeX Center where he has created the “Computational Antitrust” project that brings together over 50 antitrust agencies (see the website). Thibault also holds research and teaching positions at the University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne and Sciences Po Paris. He is a Harvard University Berkman Center alumnus.

In 2018, Thibault was granted the “Academic Excellence” Global Competition Review Award, which recognizes “an academic competition specialist who has made an outstanding contribution to competition policy.” He has published a manuscript (Bruylant ed.) on the subject of “predatory innovation in antitrust law” and articles at Harvard University, Stanford, MIT, Oxford, NYU, Berkeley, and Georgetown, among others (see here).

These last couple of years, Thibault has been focusing most of his research on blockchain antitrust (see here). He has written the world’s most downloaded antitrust articles of 2018 (“The Blockchain Antitrust Paradox”), 2019 (“Collusion by Blockchain and Smart Contracts”), and 2020 (“Blockchain Code as Antitrust”). In July 2020, he ranked 17th on SSRN in the category “Law.” Thibault is the Revue Concurrentialiste’s creator and his personal website is www.thibaultschrepel.com (Email address).

John Newman is an Associate Professor of Law at University of Miami School of Law. His scholarship focuses on competition and innovation policy in technology markets. His articles have been accepted for publication in the University of Pennsylvania Law Review, George Washington Law Review, Vanderbilt Law Review, Washington University Law Review, Florida State University Law Review, and the Maryland Law Review.

Prior to joining the University of Miami School of Law, Professor Newman taught at the University of Memphis Law, and practiced as a trial attorney (entry via the Honors Program) with the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice in Washington, D.C. While earning his J.D., Professor Newman served as research assistant to Herbert Hovenkamp, was managing editor of the Iowa Law Review. (Email address)