John Skinner

Lawyer (Associate)

John Skinner is an associate corporate counsel at Amazon. Previously, he was an associate at Shearman & Sterling LLP where he focused on US and multi-jurisdictional merger review and antitrust law. John has counseled clients and coordinated merger control reviews for transactions in a variety of sectors, including agrochemicals, life sciences, consumer goods, hospitality, and automotive.


Auteurs associés

ICC France (Paris)
Amazon (Washington)
Amazon (Seattle)
Amazon (Seattle)
Amazon (Washington)


1550 Bulletin

Jessica K. Delbaum, John Skinner Merger remedies in the US : an overview of the leading cases


This Special Issue presents a collection of important U.S. federal antitrust merger remedies since 2000. The merger remedies guidance documents issued by the U.S. federal antitrust enforcement agencies, the Antitrust Division of the United States Department of Justice (“DOJ”) and the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) (each, an “Agency,” or collectively, the “Agencies”), are the right starting point for anyone trying to understand the U.S. approach to merger remedies. These documents, however, speak in generalities and cite to a small number of illustrative examples. The goal of this compilation is to provide a broader collection of illustrative examples, which, taken as a whole, presents the Agencies’ current approach to the analysis, implementation and enforcement of merger remedies.

Jessica K. Delbaum, John Skinner, David A. Higbee, Djordje Petkoski, John Cove The US DoJ announces new policy to consider the existence of effective antitrust compliance programs at the charging stage of criminal antitrust investigations


This article has been nominated for the 2020 Antitrust Writing Awards. Click here to learn more about the Antitrust Writing Awards. The Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice (Division) finally will consider the existence of effective antitrust compliance programs at the (...)


Envoyer un message