Moss Tells Variety That Required Spin-Offs in Disney-Fox Merger are Telling of the Merger’s Competitive Problems

Diana Moss was quoted in the June 28, 2018 Variety story How the Disney-Fox Deal Got DOJ’s Greenlight Quicker Than Expected.

Diana Moss, president of the American Antitrust Institute, declined to comment on the speed of the DOJ’s approval of the Disney-Fox merger, but she still has concerns about what happens with the settlement. She said that “it is telling of competitive consequences of the merger that the DOJ required a complete spinoff of the Fox RSNs.