The U.S. Federal Trade Commission’s current leadership has a vision for changing various aspects of antitrust laws through rulemaking. But can the FTC’s rulemaking withstand administrative law challenges in federal court? Richard Pierce, renowned administrative law scholar and professor at The George Washington University, walks through the FTC’s proposals and potential administrative law challenges with Anora Wang and Christina Ma. Listen to this episode to learn about the legal bases, limitations, and challenges to FTC rulemaking.
Richard J. Pierce Jr., Lyle T. Alverson Professor of Law, The George Washington University Law School
Richard J. Pierce Jr, Can the Federal Trade Commission Use Rulemaking to Change Antitrust Law? (2021)
Richard J. Pierce Jr, Important Changes at the Intersection of Antitrust and Administrative Law (2022)
Anora Wang, Arnold & Porter and Christina Ma, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz