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27 Apr 2009, 10:52 pm
Participants: Alden Abbott, Associate Director, Bureau of Competition, FTC Tim Brennan, University of Maryland Dan Crane, Cardozo Law School (soon to be University of Michigan Law School) David Evans, LECG and University College London and University of Chicago Law School Herbert Hovenkamp, University of Iowa Law School Keith Hylton, Boston University School of Law Bruce Kobayashi, George Mason Law School William Kolasky, WilmerHale and former Deputy Assistant Attorney… [read post]
17 Mar 2023, 8:25 am by Daniel Gilman
As Alden Abbott observed, franchise businesses represent a considerable engine of economic growth. [read post]
17 Feb 2023, 9:16 am by Daniel Gilman
Colleagues Brian Albrecht (and here), Alden Abbott, Gus Hurwitz, and Corbin K. [read post]
20 May 2022, 11:01 am by Gus Hurwitz
Alden Abbott and Andrew Mercado remind us that these calls are misplaced. [read post]
8 Dec 2023, 1:18 pm by Daniel J. Gilman
It’s not baseless, but old agency hands—including, among others, former FTC General Counsel Alden Abbott; former FTC Commissioner and Acting Chair Maureen Ohlhausen (with Ben Rossen here); former FTC Commissioner Noah Phillips; and Gregory Werden, former chief counsel for economics at the DOJ Antitrust Division—have argued that there is no such authority, and noted administrative-law scholar Thomas Merrill agrees. [read post]
23 Sep 2022, 5:30 am by Gus Hurwitz
Alden Abbott draws our attention to the upcoming Axon case. [read post]
12 Oct 2023, 7:48 am by Gus Hurwitz
Alden Abbott, Susan Dudley, and Mary Sullivan all discussed changes at the agencies alongside changes in other institutions. [read post]
4 May 2009, 3:30 am
    Alden Abbott (FTC) will then share some views on the Section 2 Report from within the Commission. [read post]
3 Jan 2020, 10:57 am by Amy Howe
” The answer to that question was revealed on December 19, when the FTC – with general counsel Alden Abbott as counsel of record – filed its own petition for certiorari in FTC v. [read post]
1 Jul 2022, 5:34 am by Gus Hurwitz
Alden Abbott has also brought focus to largely overlooked rule of law concerns raised by AICOA. [read post]
21 Apr 2023, 8:16 am by Daniel J. Gilman
For additional Truth on the Market posts on the rulemaking, I’d point to those by Alden Abbott, Brian Albrecht (and here), Corbin Barthold, Gus Hurwitz, Richard Pierce Jr., and yours truly. [read post]
7 Apr 2023, 8:12 am by Daniel Gilman
Rather than recapitulate the whole thing, I’ll point readers to Alden Abbott’s ToTM discussion earlier this week, another by Thom Lambert. an amicus brief by my International Center for Law & Economics colleagues Geoff Manne and Gus Hurwitz (plus a number of other law & economics scholars), and a thorough critique of the FTC’s case by Bruce Kobayashi (former director of the FTC’s Bureau of Economics) and Tim Muris (former FTC chairman). [read post]
17 Apr 2024, 9:01 am by Mario Zúñiga
These infirmities have been discussed at-length by, among others, Alden Abbott, Herbert Hovenkamp, and Randall Picker. [read post]
12 Feb 2024, 6:00 am by Daniel J. Gilman
In addition to that letter and Kristian’s post, I would also recommend one by my former FTC colleague (and former FTC general counsel) Alden Abbott. [read post]
21 Mar 2024, 2:29 pm by Daniel J. Gilman
I have many concerns about the FTC’s NPRM (see here and here, for example, and add Brian Albrecht here and here; Alden Abbott here; and Greg Werden here). [read post]
25 Jan 2024, 6:32 am by Daniel J. Gilman
  Alden Abbott—former FTC general counsel—had a recent ToTM piece called “The Porcine 2023 Merger Guidelines (The Pig Still Oinks). [read post]
3 Jun 2022, 8:59 am by Andrew Mercado
[The following is a guest post from Andrew Mercado, a research assistant at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University and an adjunct professor and research assistant at George Mason’s Antonin Scalia Law School.] [read post]
1 Sep 2023, 12:16 pm by Daniel J. Gilman
As noted by Alden Abbott here on Truth on the Market, Werden: …is the leading expert on the history and technical analysis of modern merger guidelines, having worked on the 1982, 1984, 1992, 1997, and 2010 versions as a senior DOJ antitrust economist. [read post]