New Antitrust Realism

This article is part of a Chronicle. See more from this Chronicle Maurice Stucke, Jan 20, 2009 There is no shortage of speculation about competition policy in the Obama administration. President-elect Barack Obama criticized the Bush administration for having “what may be the weakest record of antitrust enforcement of any administration in the last half […]

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In this issue: Antitrust in an Obama Administration Daniel Sokol, Jan 20, 2009 Change and Continuity in International Antitrust Under an Obama Administration change in the antitrust leadership in the United States as a result of the election of Barack Obama has potentially significant challenging effects for antitrust enforcement and priorities around the world. Nevertheless, […]

New Antitrust Realism

This article is part of a Chronicle. See more from this Chronicle Maurice Stucke, Jan 20, 2009 There is no shortage of speculation about competition policy in the Obama administration. President-elect Barack Obama criticized the Bush administration for having “what may be the weakest record of antitrust enforcement of any administration in the last half […]

The Intersection of Antitrust Law and Intellectual Property Rights Under the New Obama Administration

This article is part of a Chronicle. See more from this Chronicle Christopher R. Leslie, Jan 20, 2009 Political predictions are fraught with peril. Correctly foretelling what policies a new president will pursue and whether his efforts will prove successful is particularly difficult for matters that were not discussed extensively in stump speeches or the […]

An Open Letter to the Next Federal Trade Commission Chairman

This article is part of a Chronicle. See more from this Chronicle David Balto, Jan 20, 2009 Within a short time, President-elect Obama will select the new Chairman of the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”). This will be an important decision in many respects the FTC is the leading federal enforcer of competition and consumer protection […]

Change and Continuity in International Antitrust Under an Obama Administration

This article is part of a Chronicle. See more from this Chronicle Daniel Sokol, Jan 20, 2009 A change in the antitrust leadership in the United States as a result of the election of Barack Obama has potentially significant challenging effects for antitrust enforcement and priorities around the world. Nevertheless, some of the differences between […]