DOJ Doesn't Fear Trial Losses, Litigation Chief Says

By Melissa Lipman (February 24, 2016, 1:28 PM EST) -- Neither a fear of marring the U.S. Department of Justice's recent litigation record with a loss nor a heavy workload will deter the watchdog from going after mergers or conduct it thinks will harm consumers, the Antitrust Division's new litigation director Eric Mahr told Law360 in an exclusive interview.

The DOJ's Antitrust Division has gained attention for its willingness to take cases to court and string of victories in merger challenges, cartel enforcement and civil cases. (Credit: Law360) Mahr joined the Antitrust Division in September from WilmerHale, fulfilling a longstanding goal of returning to the DOJ after spending five years at...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!