Asa R. Danes

Seeger Weiss (New York)
Lawyer (Associate)

Asa R. Danes is an associate in the firm’s New York office. Mr. Danes graduated from Oberlin College (B.A., 1994) and earned his law degree from Brooklyn Law School (J.D., cum laude, 2001), where he was an editor of the Brooklyn Journal of International Law. From 2001 to 2002, Mr. Danes served as a law clerk to the Honorable James T. Trimble, Jr. in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Louisiana. Mr. Danes is admitted to practice in New York State and the U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York and the Western District of Tennessee.


212 Bulletin

Asa R. Danes, Barry Sher, Kevin Logue The US Supreme Court holds that an allegation of parallel conduct and a bare assertion of an agreement does not suffice to state a claim of conspiracy under the Sherman Act (Bell Atlantic / Twombly)


INTRODUCTION On May 21, 2007, the United States Supreme Court issued an important decision pertaining to the pleading standards in an antitrust action under Section 1 of the Sherman Act, 15 U.S.C. § 1. In Bell Atlantic Corp. v. Twombly, No. 05‐1126, the Supreme Court (...)

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