In The Press April 28, 2020

What Does Tech Think of a Potential M&A Moratorium? ‘A Fire Hose to Blow Out a Candle’ (Protocol)

Warning of "vultures" waiting to snap up smaller competitors who've been battered by the economic collapse, Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez are proposing a coronavirus-era variant on efforts to limit what they see as the growing monopoly power of the biggest corporations: a temporary ban on some mergers and acquisitions. Goodwin M&A lawyer Alessandra Simons states that the concerns are not necessarily applicable to the tech industry. Read the article in Protocol here