Biden to nominate Google critic Jonathan Kanter to lead DOJ antitrust division
Kanter has a long history of representing companies in competition cases against Google, and he opened his own law firm last year. If confirmed by the Senate, Kanter would take the helm on a slate of cases against big tech companies led by the Justice Department, including a monopoly lawsuit filed against Google last October. The case accuses the search giant of creating an illegal monopoly in the digital ads market.
“Jonathan Kanter is a distinguished antitrust lawyer with over 20 years of…