Elai is Co-Chair of the Corporate Counseling Committee of the American Bar Association's Antitrust Section and was Chair of the Executive Committee of the New York State Bar Association's Antitrust Law Section. He is also a trustee of the Yale Library Associates and a member of the Yale University Library Council.
Elai writes and speaks frequently on antitrust topics. He writes a bi-monthly column in The New York Law Journal reporting and commenting on antitrust law developments in the U.S. and overseas. He is the author of entries on Joint Ventures, Financial Institutions and Insurance in the Annual Review of Antitrust Law Developments (one of the leading antitrust treatises) and a chapter on the Donnelly Act in the New York State Bar Associations' New York Antitrust and Consumer Protection Law (Third Edition). Elai is a regular participant, as a panelist and moderator, in the Annual Review of Antitrust Developments at the annual meeting of the New York State Bar Association. He has moderated and participated in panels on a wide range of topics, including financial market manipulation (2018), credit card network anti-steering rules (2016), antitrust compliance (2015), MFNs (2012), settlement of patent litigation (2009), resale price maintenance post-Leegin (2008), New York's Donnelly Act (2010), post-closing reviews of mergers (2008), and antitrust and the financial crisis (2008).
Yale University, B.A., 1992
Columbia Law School, J.D., 1996, Stone Scholar, Editor-in-Chief, Columbia Journal of Law & Social Problems
Justice Mishael Cheshin of the Supreme Court of Israel