California's Antitrust Bar
March 2015 — Global Competition Review
Crowell & Moring's California Antitrust Group is noted as "highly recommended" in the state, in a special feature published in Global Competition Review that explores the law firms doing the best antitrust work in California. The article notes that Crowell & Moring's California antitrust practice is "one of the most remarkable in the state… [that] has found its niche splitting its time between defense and plaintiffs matters, leading for major opt-out clients in some of the top antitrust litigation matters in the country."
Q&A: Crowell & Moring's Daniel Sasse
January 6, 2015 — Global Competition Review
Head of the firm's Orange County office and partner in the firm's Antitrust Group, Daniel A. Sasse, takes part in Global Competition Review's Q&A series, and shares his views on the most compelling issues facing the competition bar both in the U.S. and abroad. Sasse touches on a number of questions ranging from what antitrust cases he is following closely, to whom he admires most in the antitrust community. When asked about which issue in antitrust he finds most interesting right now, Sasse stated, "The ability of U.S. companies to pursue damages from foreign suppliers for pricefixing on products sold in the U.S. is probably at the top of the list for those of us who spend a significant amount of our time litigating cartel cases."
FTC May Waste Time Updating Price-Bias Guide, Attys Say
November 29, 2012 — Law360
Daniel Sasse, Orange County-based antitrust partner, speaks to Law360 about the Federal Trade Commission's choices now that they have a chance to update 20-year-old maligned price discrimination law guidelines. He notes that as long as any revisions are similar to the ones made by federal antitrust agencies to update horizontal merger guidelines in 2010, there should not be many problems for businesses.
Q & A - What's Hot, What's Not: What practice area(s) is (are) expected to be driving next year’s business/growth? And which area(s) will be the most challenged?
January 23, 2012 — Orange County Business Journal
Partner Daniel A. Sasse, head of the firm's Orange County office and member of the Antitrust Group, talks to the Orange County Business Journal about the areas of the law that he anticipates will grow in 2012.
According to Sasse, "We expect government investigations to continue to play a significant and even increasing role in 2012. While always popular in Orange County, IP litigation and prosecution will continue to be strong practice areas. We have seen a significant increase in consumer class action suits challenging representations made by manufacturers and marketers, especially in the 'green advertising' arena."
Turning the Tables: Corporate Legal Departments Pursue Profits Through Plaintiff Recovery Lawsuits
October 2011 — Inside Counsel
Washington, D.C.-based Antitrust and Complex Litigation group partner Jerome A. Murphy, and Orange County-based office head and Plaintiff Recovery Group partner, Daniel A. Sasse, talk to InsideCounsel about the advantages of plaintiff recovery lawsuits during a sluggish economy.
According to Sasse, "In a lot of these cases, there are tens of millions of dollars—sometimes hundreds of millions of dollars—at stake in the recovery action."
"10 Under 40: Rising Star" feature with Crowell & Moring's Daniel A. Sasse
March 31, 2010 — Competition Law360
Daniel A. Sasse, partner with Crowell & Moring LLP and member of the firm's Antitrust Group, is featured in a Competition Law360's "10 Under 40: Rising Star" feature for his practice, the complexity of his cases, and his most notable accomplishments as a lawyer. After receiving hundreds of nominations, the list was narrowed down to ten attorneys under the age of 40 in each of the following practice areas: intellectual property, employment, bankruptcy, corporate finance, competition, energy, environmental, securities, insurance, product liability, appellate and international trade.
FTC Can't Block Sale of Natural Gas Firm
May 15, 2007 — Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Antitrust Group partner Daniel A. Sasse is featured for his comments on the antitrust issues surrounding the proposed merger of Equitable Resources, Inc. and Dominion Peoples Gas.
FTC Scrutinizes Energy Deal
March 19, 2007 — Global Competition Review
Crowell & Moring partner Daniel Sasse is featured in Global Competition Review for his thoughts on the U.S. Federal Trade Commissions' investigation into the energy company Equitable Resources' proposed U.S. $970 million acquisition of the Pennsylvania-based People's Natural Gas Company.