Noncompete Agreements and Antitrust’s Rule of Reason
The Federal Trade Commission should develop a nuanced approach to employee noncompete agreements.
Walmart Threads the Needle on Separation-of-Powers Remedies
Walmart challenges the constitutionality of the FTC’s power to seek monetary or injunctive relief.
Lessons from the FTC’s Facebook Saga
The FTC’s settlement with Facebook does little to change or restrict recidivist business practices.
The repercussions of a recent Supreme Court decision could affect future trade regulations.
Reviving the Power of the FTC
High-level officials within the FTC call for the return of a key enforcement authority.
Are Subprime Auto Loans Driving the Next Financial Crisis?
Commentator argues that failure to regulate risky lending could lead to mass defaults.
FTC v. Qualcomm, Antitrust, and Intellectual Property
A significant federal court decision expands on the relationship between antitrust and intellectual property law.
Are Mutual Funds Bad for U.S. Consumers?
Regulators consider whether mutual funds’ common ownership of competing companies is bad for consumers.
Deep Fake News
Scholars argue that video and audio fabrications could threaten modern government but lack satisfactory regulatory solutions.
Co-Regulating the Platform Economy
To regulate the digital economy, regulators must cooperate with platform firms, says scholar.
Capitalizing on Billion-Dollar Deals for the Public Interest
Former government officials discuss how agencies achieve compliance goals by using leverage against companies.
FCC Privacy Rule Repealed
Congress and President Trump dismantle Obama Administration rule aimed at bolstering Internet privacy.