The Federalist Society State Merger Enforcement Trends and Outlook

Speaking Engagement | February.22.2024 | 12pm - 1pm (Eastern Standard Time)

Andrew Cook is a panelist on “State Merger Enforcement: Trends and Outlook,” a webinar hosted by the Corporations, Securities, and Antitrust Practice Group of the Federalist Society.

This panel explores the role State Attorneys General play in merger enforcement. The panelists will discuss recent trends in enforcement and share insights on how State Attorneys General challenge anticompetitive mergers and acquisitions either independently or by partnering with other states and federal enforcers.

  • Andrew Cook, Partner, State and Federal Government Solutions, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe
  • David Shaw, Partner, Global Antitrust Law, Morrison & Foerster
  • Emilio Varanini, Supervising Deputy Attorney General (Healthcare Rights and Access Section), Office of the California Attorney General
  • Moderator: James Lloyd, Deputy Attorney General for Civil Litigation, Office of the Texas Attorney General