October 2020 - April 2021
Consultant, United Soybean Board-Benton Institute project, Rural Broadband and the Future of American Farming
Jon's work focused on policies to support FCC actions to promote broadband access and deployment, and to advance competition, including through antitrust. Jon is the former-FCC General Counsel/Acting General Counsel (2013-2016), and Deputy Assistant Attorney General for Litigation, Antitrust Division, US Department of Justice (2016-2017).
Jon is the author of Benton's 2019 Broadband for America’s Future: A Vision for the 2020s, our 2020 update, Broadband for America Now, and the 2021 report, If We Build It, Will They Come? Lessons from Open-Access, Middle-Mile Networks.
Our Networks Are More Vital Than Ever. The FCC Owes Us Updates. (in Undark magazine)
Multisided Platforms and Antitrust Enforcement (with Michael Katz)