Antitrust Recommendations Dead On Arrival

Law360, New York (March 29, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- While the Antitrust Modernization Commission’s tentative recommendations have garnered both support and criticism from antitrust attorneys, most agree that the final recommendations will be a low priority for the Democratic Congress.

The Commission, which was created in 2002 to address whether U.S. antitrust laws need to be modernized, issued tentative recommendations on Jan. 22 with little fanfare. The final recommendations that will be delivered to Congress and President George W. Bush on Monday, when the Commission’s congressionally mandated term draws to a close, are likewise expected...
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