DOJ's Antitrust Plans Unclear Amid Looming Office Closures

Law360, New York (January 15, 2013, 8:36 PM EST) -- With four antitrust criminal field offices set to close Jan. 28, the U.S. Department of Justice expects most of the remaining attorneys in Atlanta, Cleveland, Dallas and Philadelphia to ultimately stay with the Antitrust Division. But with less than two weeks left to go, some key questions remain about how the watchdog plans to reshuffle regional responsibilities.

The DOJ is pushing ahead with its 15-month-old plan to shutter four of its eight criminal enforcement units, leaving the agency with only three field offices in New York,...
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