14th & G: American Antitrust: The Future of U.S. Competition Policy with former FTC Chairman, Jon Leibowitz
March 17, 2021
Welcome to 14th & G. Today, Dean is out with Part 2 of his series on American Antitrust. He is joined by Jon Leibowitz who served as Commissioner (2004 – 2009) and Chairman (2009 – 2013) of the Federal Trade Commission. Thank you for listening.
And stay tuned! As previewed in Friday’s Politico Influence: Mehlman Consulting is rolling out a new series of its podcast “14th & G” on Monday. The series will be hosted by Mehlman partner Dean Hingson, and will focus on the antitrust sentiment heating up around Washington, with lawmakers in both chambers of Congress ramping up hearings and introducing legislation on the subject, the Biden administration staffing up with antitrust crusaders, and state and federal governments targeting Big Tech with antitrust lawsuits. — Monday’s episode will feature Trump DOJ antitrust chief Makan Delrahim, and future guests for the series include anti-monopoly researcher Matt Stoller, Trinity Ventures general partner Patricia Nakache and former FTC Chair and current Davis Polk partner Jon Leibowitz.