FTC Defines Its Expanded View of 'Unfair Methods of Competition'

New York Law Journal

Karen M. Lent Kenneth B. Schwartz

Partners Karen Hoffman Lent and Kenneth Schwartz discuss the Biden Administration’s antitrust enforcement policy for the FTC — a more aggressive policy than those of previous administrations — and explain how the newly issued 2022 policy statement provides some clarity on whether particular conduct constitutes an unfair method of competition under Section 5 of the FTC Act.