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Crane, Daniel

Associate Dean for Faculty and Research
and Frederick Paul Furth, Sr. Professor of Law

3066 South Hall
734.615.2622
E-mail dancrane@umich.edu

Daniel Crane is the associate dean for faculty and research and the Frederick Paul Furth, Sr. Professor of Law. He teaches Contracts, Antitrust, Antitrust and Intellectual Property, and Legislation and Regulation. He was previously professor of law at Yeshiva University's Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, and a visiting professor at New York University Law School and the University of Chicago Law School. In spring 2009, he taught antitrust law on a Fulbright Scholarship at the Universidade Católica Portuguesa in Lisbon. Dean Crane's work has appeared in the University of Chicago Law Review, the California Law Review, the Michigan Law Review, the Georgetown Law Journal, and the Cornell Law Review, among other journals. He is the author of several books on antitrust law, including Antitrust (Aspen, 2014), The Making of Competition Policy: Legal and Economic Sources (Oxford University Press, 2013), and The Institutional Structure of Antitrust Enforcement (Oxford University Press, 2011).

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​Co-author. "Patent Punting." R. S. Eisenberg, co-author. Mich. Telecomm. & Tech. L. Rev. (Forthcoming, 2015).​​

​"Leniency and Compensation." In Anti-Cartel Enforcement in a Contemporary Age: The Leniency Religion, edited by C. Beaton-Wells. Hart Publishing, Forthcoming, 2015.​​

​ "Everything I Needed to Know about Antitrust I Learned in 1912." Iowa L. Rev. (Forthcoming, 2015).​​

​"Debunking Humphrey's Executor." Geo. Wash. L. Rev. (Forthcoming, 2015).​​

​"Brands and Market Power: A Bird's Eye View." In Brands, Competition Law, and IP Law, edited by S. Waller. Cambridge University Press, Forthcoming, 2015.​​

​"The Tempting of Antitrust: Robert Bork and the Goals of Antitrust Law." Antitrust L. J. (Forthcoming, 2014).​​

"Tesla and the Car Dealers' Lobby." Regulation (Forthcoming, 2014).
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"Philadelphia National Bank and Inter-Market Balancing." Antitrust L. J. (Forthcoming, 2014).

​"Formalism and Functionalism in Antitrust Treatment of Loyalty Rebates: A Comparative Perspective." Antitrust L. J. (Forthcoming, 2014).​​

​"Direct Proof of Market Power in Antitrust Cases." Notre Dame L. Rev. 90 (Forthcoming, 2014).​​

"Private Antitrust Enforcement: Comparative and Policy Considerations." In Comparative Competition, edited by K. Klovers and A. Speegle. Research Handbooks in Comparative Law Elgar, Forthcoming, 2013.

"The Rationales for Antitrust: Economics and Other Bases." In Oxford Handbook of Antitrust Economics, edited by D. Sokol and R. Harrison. Oxford: Oxford University Press, Forthcoming.

Co-editor. Global Antitrust and Compliance Handbook. D. Sokol and A. Ezrachi, co-editors. New York: Oxford University Press, 2014.

Predation Analysis and the FTC's Case Against Intel. Univ. of Michigan Law School, Empirical Legal Studies Center Working Paper, no. 10-014; Univ. of Michigan Law School, Public Law Working Paper Series, no. 202. Working Paper.
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"Enacted Legislative Findings and the Deference Problem." Geo. L. J. 102, no. 3 (2014): 637.
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Antitrust. Aspen Student Treatise Series. New York: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, 2014.

"After Search Neutrality: Drawing a Line Between Promotion and Demotion." I/S: J. L. & Pol'y for Info. Soc'y 9, no. 3 (2014): 397-406. (Symposium: Competition & Innovation in the Broadband Age)
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"Actavis, the Reverse Payment Fallacy, and the Continuing Need for Regulatory Solutions." Minn. J. L. Sci. & Tech. 15, no. 1 (2014): 51-9. (Symposium: The Future of Reverse Payments in the Wake of FTC v. Actavis, Inc.)
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"Section 5 and the Innovation Curve." In The Regulatory Revolution at the FTC: A Thirty-Year Perspective on Competition and Consumer Protection, edited by J. Cooper, 146-60. New York: Oxford University Press, 2013.

"Judicial Review of Anticompetitive State Action: Two Models in Comparative Perspective." Oxford J. of Antitrust Enforcement 1, no. 2 (2013): 418-36.
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"Bargaining Over Loyalty." Tex L. Rev. 92, no. 2 (2013): 253-301.
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"Antitrust Principles Affecting Franchise Law." In Franchising Cases, Materials, & Problems, edited by A. Meiklejohn, 815-236. Chicago: American Bar Association, 2013.

"Antitrust and the Judicial Virtues." Colum. Bus. L. Rev. 2013, no. 1 (2013): 1-27.
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​"'The Magna Carta of Free Enterprise' Really?" Iowa L. Rev. Bull. 99 (2013): 17-23.
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"Were Standard Oil's Railroad Rebates and Drawbacks Cost Justified?" S. Cal. L. Rev. 85, no. 3 (2012): 559-72.
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​"Tying and Consumer Harm." Competition Pol'y. Int'l. 8, no. 2 (2012).
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"The Obama Justice Department's Merger Enforcement Record: An Armchair Reply to Baker and Shapiro." Stanford L. Rev. Online 65 (2012): 41-6.
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Co-editor. The Making of Competition Policy: Legal and Economic Sources. H. Hovenkamp, co-editor. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012.

"Search Neutrality and Referral Dominance." J. Competition L. & Econ. 8, no. 3 (2012): 459-68.
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"Search Neutrality as an Antitrust Principle." Geo. Mason L. Rev. 19, no. 5 (2012): 1199-209.
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"IP's Advantage Over Antitrust." In The Global Limits of Competition Law, edited by I. Lianos and D. Sokol, 117-26. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford Univ. Press, 2012.

"Has the Obama Justice Department Reinvigorated Antitrust Enforcement?" Stan. L. Rev. Online 65 (2012): 13-20.
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"A Neo-Chicago Perspective on Antitrust Institutions." Antitrust L. J. 78, no. 1 (2012): 43-65.

Co-author. "Toward a Unified Theory of Exclusionary Vertical Restraints." G. Miralles, co-author. S. Cal. L. Rev. 84, no. 3 (2011): 605-60.
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The Institutional Structure of Antitrust Enforcement. Oxford: Oxford Univ. Press, 2011.

"Rethinking Merger Efficiencies." Mich L. Rev. 110, no. 3 (2011): 347-91.
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"Provigil: A Commentary." Hastings Sci. & Tech. L. J. 3, no. 2 (2011): 453-7.
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"The Economics of Antitrust Enforcement." In The Law and Economics of Antitrust, edited by K. Hylton, 1-22. Encyclopedia of Law and Economics, 2nd ed., vol. 4. Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2010.

Co-author. "Settling an Antitrust Case." J. J. Simons, co-author. In Settlement Agreements in Commercial Disputes: Negotiating, Drafting & Enforcement, edited by R. A. Rosen, vol. 2, 31-1 to 31-44. New York: Aspen Publishers, 2010.

"Reflections on Section 5 of the FTC Act and the FTC's Case Against Intel." Competition Pol'y Int'l Antitrust Chron. 2, no. 2 (2010).
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"Per Se Illegality for Reverse Payment Settlements?" Review of "Unsettling Drug Patent Settlements: A Framework for Presumptive Illegality." M. A. Carrier. Mich. L. Rev. 108, no. 1 (2009): 37-80. Ala. L. Rev. 61, no. 3 (2010).
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"Patent Pools, RAND Commitments, and the Problematics of Price Discrimination." In Working within the Boundaries of Intellectual Property: Innovation Policy for the Knowledge Society, edited by R. C. Dreyfuss, H. First, and D. L. Zimmerman, 371-94. Oxford: Oxford Univ. Press, 2010.
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"Optimizing Private Antitrust Enforcement." Vand. L. Rev. 63, no. 2 (2010): 675-723.
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Co-author. Global Issues in Antitrust and Competition Law. E. Fox, co-author. American Casebook Series. St. Paul, Minn.: West, 2010.

"Does Monopoly Broth Make Bad Soup?" Antitrust L. J. 76 (2010): 663-75.
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"Did We Avoid Historical Failures of Antitrust Enforcement During the 2008-2009 Financial Crisis?" Antitrust L. J. 77, no. 1 (2010): 219-28.
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Co-author. E. Fox, co-author. Introduction to Global Issues in Antitrust and Competition Law, by E. Fox and D. A. Crane, co-authors, 1-3. American Casebook Series. St. Paul, Minn.: West, (2010).

"Substance, Procedure, and Institutions in the International Harmonization of Competition Policy." Chi. J. Int'l L. 10, no. 1 (2009): 143-59.
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"Private Enforcement against International Cartels in Latin America: A US Perspective." In Competition Law and Policy in Latin America, edited by E. M. Fox and D. D. Sokol, 325-50. Portland, OR: Hart, 2009.
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"Pangloss Responds." Tex. L. Rev. See Also 87 (2009): 43-4.
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"Obama's Antitrust Agenda." Regulation 32, no. 3 (2009): 16-20.
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"linkLine's Institutional Suspicions." Cato Sup. Ct. Rev. 2008-2009 (2009): 111-32.
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"Intellectual Liability." Tex. L. Rev. 88, no. 2 (2009): 253-300.
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"Chicago, Post-Chicago, and Neo-Chicago." Review of How Chicago Overshot the Mark: The Effect of Conservative Economic Analysis on U.S. Antitrust, by B. Pitofsky, editor. U. Chi. L. Rev. 76, no. 4 (2009): 1911-33.
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Co-author. "Can Bundled Discounting Increase Consumer Prices Without Excluding Rivals?" J.Wright, co-author. Comp. Pol'y. Int'l. 5, no. 2 (2009): 209-20.
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"Bargaining in the Shadow of Rate-Setting Courts." Antitrust L.J. 76, no. 1 (2009): 307-28.
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Professor

Activities

Presented paper for centennial anniversary of Standard Oil decision at George Washington University, June 2011.

Lectured on intellectual property and competition law, Universidade Católica Portuguesa, Lisbon, Portugal, May 2011.

Presented "Search Neutrality as an Antitrust Principle," University of Haifa, May 2011.

Participated in panel discussion on Section 5 of the FTC Act, ABA Antitrust Section Spring Meeting, April 2011.

 
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