On Tuesday, June 16 at 2 p.m. EST, AAI Founder and Senior Fellow Bert Foer will testify before the House Committee on the Judiciary Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial and Antitrust Law regarding the Standard Merger and Acquisition Reviews through Equal Rules Act of 2015 (SMARTER Act). Foer will raise concerns about the proposals and urged that careful study is needed. These concerns were outlined in an AAI letter to the Committee in April 2014.
The Committee will also hear from:
- Deborah Garza, Partner, Covington & Burling LLP
- David A. Clanton, Senior Counsel, Blake & McKenzie LLP
- Abbott B. Lipsky Jr., Partner, Latham & Watkins LLP
Watch the hearing live here.