The US Treasury Department releases a report with recommendations for how the Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau, the FTC, and the DoJ can help drive competition in the beer, wine, and spirits markets

On February 9, 2022, the US Treasury Department (Treasury) released a report with recommendations for how the Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (TTB), Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and Department of Justice (DOJ) can help drive competition in the beer, wine and spirits markets by stepping up conduct enforcement, adopting creative and nuanced theories of harm in merger reviews and implementing new regulations to decrease the burden on smaller industry participants. In DepthTreasury Report Summary Treasury released a report entitled “Competition in the Markets for Beer, Wine, and Spirits” in response to President Biden’s July 2021 Executive Order 14036 that assesses the current market structure and conditions of competition, including an assessment of threats to competition and barriers to

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  • McDermott Will & Emery (Washington)
  • McDermott Will & Emery (Washington)

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Gregory E. Heltzer, Alva Mather, The US Treasury Department releases a report with recommendations for how the Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau, the FTC, and the DoJ can help drive competition in the beer, wine, and spirits markets, 9 February 2022, e-Competitions February 2022, Art. N° 105785

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