The Trump Administration’s antitrust enforcers were active in challenging mergers on competition grounds. But what were the key drivers in choosing which matters to challenge? Katie Drummonds and Peter McCormack, authors of a recent article in Antitrust Magazine on the Trump Administration’s merger enforcement record, join John Roberti to discuss their retrospective and insights on whether politics, populism or other factors may have played a role in merger enforcement. Listen to this episode to learn more about the evolution of merger enforcement policy in the Trump Administration and beyond.
Katie Drummonds, Kirkland & Ellis LLP and Peter M. McCormack, Kirkland & Ellis LLP
John Roberti, Allen & Overy LLP