The US FTC Chairman delivers a speech on the new horizontal merger guidelines and the agency’s efforts to protect competition and consumers

FTC Chair Discusses Merger Guidelines, Other Agency Efforts* The FTC’s efforts to substantially revise the Horizontal Merger Guidelines for the first time since 1992 were among the recent agency accomplishments touted by FTC Chairman Jon Leibowitz in remarks delivered last week to attendees of Georgetown Law School’s Fourth Annual Global Antitrust Enforcement Symposium and Fordham Competition Law Institute’s International Antitrust Law & Policy Program. In September 2009, Chairman Leibowitz set out four major goals for the agency: (1) ensuring a cooperative relationship between the FTC and the Department of Justice; (2) working with the Department of

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Jeffrey May, The US FTC Chairman delivers a speech on the new horizontal merger guidelines and the agency’s efforts to protect competition and consumers, 21 September 2010, e-Competitions September 2010, Art. N° 36528

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