October 2, 2020

12:30 pm - 1:45 pm, Eastern Time

ACS DC: Political Influence on Antitrust

The ACS DC Lawyer Chapter is proud to host a conversation on the recent concerns raised about alleged political influence on federal decision making regarding antitrust investigations and merger reviews. 

Join Professor Spencer Weber Waller, and Jonathan Silberman as they discuss Professor Waller's recent article, The Political Misuse of Antitrust: Doing the Right Thing for the Wrong Reason and the implications of the return of antitrust as a political issue.


Jonathan Silberman, Associate, Weisbrod Matteis & Copley PLLC; Member, ACS DC Board of Directors; Former Trial Attorney, Department of Justice, Antitrust Division; Recipient, Attorney General’s Award for Distinguished Service

Spencer Weber Waller, Professor and John Paul Stevens Chair in Competition Law, Loyola University Chicago School of Law