Jenna comes to MLex as an M&A correspondent after nearly two years at Law360, including one year as senior reporter for telecommunications. She has past experience as an investigative data researcher at LegiStorm. Jenna graduated from Boston University with a degree in English and has also worked as a local news reporter in Pennsylvania and North Dakota.
Selected Insights by Jenna
Pharmaceutical industry mergers traditionally fall in the US Federal Trade Commission’s bailiwick, but the US Department of Justice over the last year has instead pushed to review some of those deals, along with other deals customarily examined by the FTC, MLex has learned.
Mergers in the cannabis industry are routinely being subject to in-depth competition probes by the US Department of Justice, MLex has learned.
Nexstar Media’s plan to buy broadcasting rival Tribune Media is expected to prompt a second request for more information from the US Department of Justice, MLex has learned.
President Donald Trump’s choice for his next attorney general, William Barr, has a track record of high-profile advocacy both for and against major telecommunications deals based on the interests of his corporate employers.