Media Tip Sheet: Antitrust Expert on FTC suing Amazon

September 28, 2023

Richard Pierce

WASHINGTON (September 28, 2023)—The Federal Trade Commission along with 17 states have sued Amazon. This antitrust lawsuit claiming that Amazon has become a monopoly “and it is exploiting its monopolies in ways that leave shoppers and sellers paying more for worse service,” FTC Chair Lina Khan told  reporters on Tuesday.  

For more context on the subject, please consider Richard J. Pierce, Lyle T. Alverson Professor of Law at the George Washington University Law School. Pierce is an expert on anti-trust law, administrative law, and government regulation. Additionally, Pierce is the author of over twenty books and his work is often cited in judicial opinions, including dozens of opinions in the U.S. Supreme Court.
If you wish to speak to Professor Richard Pierce, please contact Media Relations Specialist Shannon Mitchell at [email protected].