Antitrust enforcers have received mixed receptions on Capitol Hill in recent weeks.
There are getting to be an awful lot of cooks clustered around the antitrust soup kettle. The question is what to do about it.
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The link between market competition and democracy is creating an intellectual tug-of-war between progressives and their conservative counterparts.
Utah Senator Orrin Hatch, who once likened liberal antitrust reforms to avocado toast, was a proponent of tough enforcement and backed up his words with legislative deeds.
It didn’t start with President Franklin D. Roosevelt. While the New Deal gets much of the credit and blame for the rise of the administrative state, much of the groundwork was laid in the late 19th...
While the Federal Trade Commission doesn’t have jurisdiction over non-profit colleges, it’s again showing its willingness to fight bad actors in the for-profit realm.
A UK law could be a resource and inspiration for guidelines directed at children’s online privacy, according to 5Rights. The London-based nonprofit is trying to stir up support at the Federal Trade...
Legal woes for T-Mobile and CafePress highlight the crisis of consumer data leaks on the Dark Web. After recent hacks, the companies were accused of lying about their data protection measures.
The antitrust profession thinks of labor cases as a recent policy innovation. But on the important topic of wage collusion, they date back several decades, at least to the Federal Trade...
Merger filings made with the US competition authorities declined in February and March, reflecting global tensions over the war in Ukraine and uncertainty in the equity markets.
The Department of Justice isn’t backing down despite recent losses in separate criminal antitrust cases, with Assistant Attorney General Jonathan Kanter pledging more litigation to solve an ongoing...
Oliver joins Clifford Chance
June 3 — Federal Trade Commission member Noah Phillips will speak at George Mason University’s Antonin Scalia Law School’s Tenth Annual Symposium on the Law & Economics of Privacy & Data...
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