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Thibault Schrepel

Utrecht University, University of Harvard, Stanford University - Stanford Law School
Academic (Assistant Professor)

Dr. Thibault Schrepel, LL.M., is an Assistant Professor at Utrecht University School of Law, and a Faculty Affiliate at Stanford University CodeX Center where he has created the “Computational Antitrust” project that brings together over 50 antitrust agencies (see the website). Thibault also holds research and teaching positions at the University Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne and Sciences Po Paris. He is a Harvard University Berkman Center alumnus. In 2018, Thibault was granted the “Academic Excellence” Global Competition Review Award, which recognizes “an academic competition specialist who has made an outstanding contribution to competition policy.” He has published a manuscript (Bruylant ed.) on the subject of “predatory innovation in antitrust law” and articles at Harvard University, Stanford, MIT, Oxford, NYU, Berkeley, and Georgetown, among others (see here). These last couple of years, Thibault has been focusing most of his research on blockchain antitrust (see here). He has written the world’s most downloaded antitrust articles of 2018 (“The Blockchain Antitrust Paradox”), 2019 (“Collusion by Blockchain and Smart Contracts”), and 2020 (“Blockchain Code as Antitrust”).


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2026 Bulletin

Thibault Schrepel The US District Court for the Northern District of Texas dismisses the first blockchain antitrust case for alleged abuse of dominance position related to bitcoin (Gallagher / The Bitcoin Foundation)


We often talk about “history books” as if such things still existed, or mattered. Oh well, for what it’s worth, let me discuss the first (U.S.) case of blockchain antitrust. We long thought United American Corp. v. Bitmain was the one (read). In this case (filed in December 2018), United American (...)

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