OUR CURIOUS AMALGAM

#107 How Far Can You Go? U.S. Merger Enforcement Under Section 2 of the Sherman Act

U.S. merger enforcement has been active in recent years, involving legal challenges pursued under some newer theories. But can it go too far to bring certain challenges under Section 2 of the Sherman Act? Koren Wong-Ervin, partner at Axinn, Veltrop, & Harkrider LLP, and a recognized thought leader in the antitrust bar, speaks with Anora Wang and John Roberti on the critical differences and issues involved in merger challenges brought under Section 2 of the Sherman Act, as compared to Section 7 of the Clayton Act. Listen to this episode to learn about the most recent development in U.S. merger enforcement.

Guest(s):

Koren Wong-Ervin, Partner, Axinn, Veltrop, & Harkrider LLP

Related Links:

1. Douglas H. Ginsburg & Koren Wong-Ervin, Challenging Consummated Mergers Under Section 2, Competition Policy International (May 2020): https://www.competitionpolicyinternational.com/challenging-consummated-mergers-under-section-2/

2. Our Curious Amalgam, #69 Another Way to Unring the Bell? Private Litigation Challenging Consummated Merger: https://podcast.ourcuriousamalgam.com/episode/69-another-way-to-unring-the-bell/

Hosted by:

Anora Wang, Davis Wright Tremaine LLP and John Roberti, Allen & Overy LLP

Link to Our Curious Amalgam’s website episode page:
https://podcast.ourcuriousamalgam.com/episode/107-how-far-can-you-go-us-merger-enforcement-under-section-2-sherman-act/