While 2022 ended with the congressional passage of two antitrust bills — the Merger Filing Fee Modernization Act (MFFM), introduced by Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), and the State Antitrust Enforcement Venue Act (SAEV), introduced by Senator Mike Lee (R-UT) — those bills don’t signal the end of legislative antitrust efforts. The newly introduced Tougher Enforcement Against Monopolies Act (TEAM) offers a moderate approach compared to other proposals but still risks falling victim to the myth that “big is bad.”

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