The ABA Antitrust Law Section issues a Presidential Transition Report each time a new administration enters the White House. What agenda does the latest Report recommend for the incoming leaders of the antitrust agencies? Transition Report Task Force leaders Rich Parker and Bill MacLeod discuss the highlights from the Report and share their insights with Sergei Zaslavsky and Christina Ma. Listen to this episode to learn about the most important questions facing the antitrust enforcers in the Biden administration, including the future of the consumer welfare standard, merger policy for acquisitions of nascent competitors, and more.
Rich Parker, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher
Bill MacLeod, Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
The Presidential Transition Report - https://www.americanbar.org/content/dam/aba/administrative/antitrust_law/lp-files/presidential-transition-report.pdf
Christina Ma, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz and Sergei Zaslavsky, O'Melveny & Myers