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Halliburton’s acquisition of Baker Hughes likely to receive close antitrust scrutiny from Department of Justice

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
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  • November 19 2014

On November 17, 2014, Halliburton Company ("Halliburton") announced plans to acquire Baker Hughes, Inc. ("Baker Hughes") for $34.6 billion

A harsh reminder about the danger of pre-closing activities in M&A transactions

  • Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP
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  • USA
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  • November 17 2014

On November 7, 2014, the Department of Justice (DOJ) required particleboard competitors Flakeboard America Limited (Flakeboard) and SierraPine to pay

Gone, gone, the damage doneprovisions in transactional agreements can raise antitrust risk

  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
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  • USA
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  • November 14 2014

Soon after someone settles “gun jumping” charges, client alerts and blog posts with informative titles like “DOJ Settlement Resolves ‘Gun Jumping’

DOJ brings "gun jumping" enforcement action and requires disgorgement

  • Jones Day
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  • USA
  • -
  • November 12 2014

The U.S. Department of Justice has announced the settlement of an enforcement action challenging illegal "gun jumping," which is the coordination of

Minimizing antitrust risk in M&A transactions

  • Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice LLP
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  • USA
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  • November 12 2014

For any company looking to enter into a merger or acquisition, the laundry list of necessary pre-closing tasks can start to add up. But, just as

Search funds: catering to Canadian investors

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • USA
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  • October 7 2014

As those in the search fund community are aware, finding the right investors for a fund is critical to its success. Equity sources bring more than

Doing business in North America - Volume 2: Mexico

  • Miller Canfield PLC
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  • Mexico, USA
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  • October 6 2014

Unlike the U.S., Mexico has a civil legal sys in which the vast majority of its laws are codified. The legal system is based on Roman law and

Mergers 101 so you have a deal, now what?

  • Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP
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  • USA
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  • September 23 2014

This podcast offers a brief introduction into the world of the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvement Act of 1976, more commonly referred to as the

International news: focus on mining and metals

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • Africa, China, Global, United Kingdom, USA
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  • September 16 2014

An investor new to Africa needs to understand not only the relevant local laws but also the applicable regional arrangements. Africa has multiple

Club deal litigation ends with settlement as PE firms pursue new deal structures

  • McGuireWoods LLP
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  • USA
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  • September 16 2014

The Carlyle Group's recent settlement of a long-running antitrust lawsuit generated some fireworks in what appears to be the twilight of the deal