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#98 How Will It Rule? A Panel Discussion on the Supreme Court Argument in AMG Capital Management, LLC v. Federal Trade Commission

Description:

The FTC's enforcement program has long included the remedy of disgorgement, which requires that a defendant found liable return ill-gotten gains. Will the Supreme Court take this authority away? Michael Kades, Tim Muris, Maureen Ohlhausen and John Villafranco join Gerald Stein for a discussion of the Supreme Court's oral argument and what may happen to the FTC's disgorgement. Listen to this special episode to learn more about the future of this important FTC remedy.

Guest(s):

Michael Kades, Washington Center for Equitable Growth
Tim Muris, Sidley Austin LLP
Maureen Ohlhausen, Baker Botts LLP
John Villafranco, Kelley Drye & Warren LLP

Related Links:

Stein Antitrust Magazine article
https://www.americanbar.org/content/dam/aba/publishing/antitrust_magazine/atmag-fall2019/fall19-stein.pdf

Muris Antitrust Source Article
https://www.americanbar.org/content/dam/aba/publishing/antitrust_source/2020/dec-2020/v20_i3_dec2020_beales.pdf

Luib Antitrust Magazine Article
https://www.americanbar.org/content/dam/aba/publishing/antitrust_magazine/atmag-fall2020/vol35_no1_fall2020-lahlou.pdf

Ohlhausen speech on disgorgement
https://www.ftc.gov/system/files/documents/public_statements/945623/160420dollarsdoctrinespeech.pdf

Ohlhausen dissent in Cardinal Health
https://www.ftc.gov/system/files/documents/public_statements/637761/150420cardinalhealthohlhausen.pdf

Villafranco Blog Entries on oral argument
https://www.adlawaccess.com/tags/section-13-blog/

Hosted by:

Gerald Stein, Norton Rose Fulbright LLP

Link to Our Curious Amalgam’s website episode page:
https://podcast.ourcuriousamalgam.com/episode/98-how-will-it-rule-supreme-court-argument-amg-capital-mgmt-ftc