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Comment: Penguin Random House internal bidding policy insufficient to mitigate anticompetitive harm, US antitrust experts say

By Serafina Smith
  • 24 Aug 2022 21:26
  • 24 Aug 2022 22:19
A bidding policy proposed by Penguin Random House executives that would allow legacy Simon & Schuster imprints to continue to bid against internal Penguin Random House divisions isn't a replacement for US antitrust enforcement, antitrust law experts said. 
Markus Dohle, the global chief executive of Penguin Random House, outlined the

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Serafina Smith


Serafina Smith covers mergers and acquisitions for MLex from New York. Before becoming a journalist, Serafina was a paralegal supporting the United States Department of Justice, where she worked on foreign bribery and money laundering cases. She holds a master’s degree in journalism from New York University and a bachelor’s degree in linguistics from Georgetown University.

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