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Senate committee clears bill that could prevent transfers of US state-led antitrust suits

A bill that would let state attorneys general prevent the transfer of antitrust litigation in which they are a complainant to another venue passed out of the US Senate Judiciary Committee today, paving the way for a full Senate vote.

The bipartisan State Antitrust Enforcement Venue Act was cleared by voice vote after

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Khushita Vasant

Chief Antitrust Correspondent, US

Khushita covers US antitrust enforcement and litigation for MLex. A former Brussels hand, she wrote about about antitrust & mergers for the Policy and Regulatory Report (PaRR), she has covered the EU's actions against Google, Apple, Facebook and Amazon to name a few. Khushita specialises in tech and patent policy coverage which featured in the Concurrences Antitrust Writing Awards. Previously as a financial journalist for The Wall Street Journal and Dow Jones Newswires, she wrote about monetary policy and the bond and currency markets. Khushita studied journalism at Mumbai University, and received an Erasmus Mundus scholarship for a masters from universities in Germany and Austria.

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