Molly Boast

Molly Boast is a partner in the Litigation/Controversy and Regulatory and Government Affairs Departments, and a member of the Antitrust and Competition and Government and Regulatory Litigation Practice Groups. She joined the firm in 2011, after serving as Deputy Assistant Attorney General for the Antitrust Division of the US Department of Justice. Ms. Boast has spoken at dozens of programs on the topics of antitrust, litigation and women in the law. She is also the author of numerous papers and publications.

Session: E-book Pricing and the DOJ: Does the Consumer Win or Lose? (Track: Book)
(Featured Speaker)

Date: Thursday, Sep 13

Time: 10:15 AM - 05:00 PM

Track: Book Track

How will the Department of Justice’s price-fixing suit against Apple and five big publishing houses—and three publishers' subsequent settlements—affect how much publishers can charge for ebooks?

Learn from industry experts what to expect in the wake of this legal action:
• Will customers' attitudes about the worth of an ebook change?
• Is $9.99 the new normal?
• How will this affect your company’s bottom line?

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