Sotomayor's Business Law Views Examined At Hearing

Law360, New York (July 13, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- On the second day of her U.S. Supreme Court confirmation hearing before the U.S. Senate, Judge Sonia Sotomayor brushed aside comments that her record as a judge is “pro-business” and discussed her views on antitrust law, the New Haven firefighters case and environmental regulations.

During a discussion of antitrust law Tuesday, Sen. Herb Kohl, D-Wis., asked Judge Sotomayor to comment on a recent Associated Press article quoting Carl Hittinger of DLA Piper.

During Judge Sotomayor's tenure, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit has...
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