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How fund managers are affected by antitrust reporting requirements and interlocking officer and director rules

  • Dentons
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 20 2014

The Hart Scott Rodino Act (HSR) provides a federal regulatory scheme to monitor the acquisition of voting securities and assets in an effort to

Seven global regulatory trends to watch in 2014

  • Dentons
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  • Canada, China, European Union, USA
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  • February 4 2014

Competition authorities around the world are vigorously pursuing domestic and international conspiracies and other anticompetitive activities. Focus

2013 antitrust developments for insurance companies

  • DLA Piper LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • February 13 2014

Insurers and reinsurers are often involved in collective action, either in co-ventures or by government edict. At the same time, any collaboration

Another hospital-physician group merger fails the antitrust test

  • DLA Piper LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 1 2014

In the first litigated Federal Trade Commission (FTC) challenge to a hospital-physician group merger, a federal court found the merger violated the

The antitrust challenge to the St. Luke’sSaltzer Medical Group transaction: implications for hospitalphysician consolidations

  • Hogan Lovells
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 10 2014

On January 24, 2014, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), along with the Idaho Attorney General and two local hospitals, prevailed in Idaho District

Department of Justice successfully challenges BazaarvoicePowerreviews merger

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 16 2014

The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California determined last week that Bazaarvoice, Inc., a social media marketing company

Reconsidering NDAs in light of Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. v. Vulcan Materials Co.

  • Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
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  • USA
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  • May 21 2012

On May 4, 2012, the Delaware Court of Chancery held that Martin Marietta Materials had violated a pair of confidentiality agreements with Vulcan Materials and issued a 4-month temporary injunction suspending Martin Marietta’s hostile exchange offer for Vulcan and related proxy contest

American AirlinesUS Airways merger: back to square one?

  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 4 2013

On 13th August 2013, the US Department of Justice (DOJ) and attorneys general from six US states and the District of Columbia filed suit in the US

Defining a joint venture's scope of business: key issues to consider

  • Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP
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  • USA
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  • September 12 2012

Early in the discussions about whether and how to form a joint venture -- perhaps as the very first significant issue to be resolved -- the potential joint venture partners will try to agree on the scope of the venture's business

Wireless patent deals cleared by Justice Department, EU

  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
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  • European Union, USA
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  • February 17 2012

On Monday, the U.S. Justice Department and the European Union cleared key wireless patent deals that involve Google, Apple, Microsoft, and Research-In-Motion, while warning the parties that the government will not hesitate to act against abusive technology patent lawsuits that aim to thwart competition