US DOJ doubts firewall fix for mergers

Pallavi Guniganti

28 March 2019

US DOJ doubts firewall fix for mergers

Ethan Litwin and Barry Nigro at GCR Live Miami 2018 (Credit: Freedom Film)

As part of its general opposition to purely behavioural remedies, the Department of Justice’s antitrust division is “sceptical” of firewalls, deputy assistant attorney general Barry Nigro has said.