FTC cautious about closing statements after Staples, agency official says

Pallavi Guniganti

03 December 2018

FTC cautious about closing statements after Staples, agency official says

Staples (Credit: Mike Mozart / Flickr)

The use in subsequent litigation of the Federal Trade Commission’s Office Depot/OfficeMax merger closing statement offers “a cautionary tale” to the agency, a senior official in the FTC’s bureau of competition has said.