S&C Critical Insights  – Updates From the Antitrust Agencies and Implications for Enforcement

July 9, 2021

In this episode of S&C’s Critical Insights, Renata Hesse, former Acting Assistant Attorney General of the Antitrust Division at the Department of Justice, and Sophie Vandergrift, former attorney in the Mergers IV Division of the FTC’s Bureau of Competition, discuss a flurry of recent developments at the U.S. antitrust agencies—including the confirmation of Big Tech critic Lina Kahn to the Federal Trade Commission—and the potential implications for companies engaged in M&A activity or who may otherwise be subject to antitrust scrutiny.