K&L Gates (Boston)

Christopher Finnerty

K&L Gates (Boston)

Christopher Finnerty is a partner in K&L Gates’ Boston office. He is the global head of competition at K&L Gates, representing clients in antitrust, internet strategy, retail price maintenance and distribution matters. He focuses his practice in the design and implementation of resale price maintenance strategies focusing on limiting online price erosion and gray market disruption in North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia for manufacturers. For the past 15 years, the brand equity team at K&L Gates has worked exclusively with product manufacturers designing and implementing innovative and effective distribution strategies that anticipate and combat the global gray market in order to support retail pricing goals. Christopher Finnerty and his team have worked hand in hand with over a hundred of the world’s largest and most recognized corporations, designing go-to-market price strategies representing the distribution of hundreds of billions of dollars in products. Christopher Finnerty consults on the impact of strategy variants globally and their potential pricing implications and product lifecycles. Christopher Finnerty routinely litigates antitrust actions involving monopolization, exclusive dealing, and unfair trade practices.


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Michael Murphy, Ayman Guirguis, Christopher Finnerty, Francesco Carloni, Gabriela R. Da Costa, Michal Kocon, Neil Baylis The EU Commission fines four electronic manufacturers for fixing minimum resale prices for online retailers (Asus / Denon & Marantz / Philips / Pioneer)


This article has been nominated for the 2019 Antitrust Writing Awards. Click here to learn more about the Antitrust Writing Awards. On 24 July 2018, in four separate decisions, the European Commission (“Commission”) levied fines totalling EUR 111 million on four well-known manufacturers of (...)


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