Public Comments on US Merger Guidelines May Be Harbinger of Stronger Enforcement

Westlaw Today

Karen M. Lent Matthew M. Martino

Partners Karen Lent and Matthew Martino and associates Griff Almy and Andrew Kabbes discuss the DOJ and FTC's recent review of merger guidelines and call for comments, which could lead to an overhaul of the existing framework by the end of the year, a potentially significant shift in U.S. antitrust enforcement practice.