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Antitrust and competition: surveying global M&A enforcement trends

  • Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
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  • European Union, USA
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  • January 28 2015

In 2014, the U.S. Department of Justice’s Antitrust Division (DOJ) and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) further embraced their aggressive approach

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

EU Commission publishes merger regulation white paper on minority shareholdings

  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
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  • European Union, USA
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  • August 14 2014

Introduction In the United States, merger control rules require notifications to be submitted to the Federal Trade Commission and Department of

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

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

To report or not to CFIUS, that is the question

  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
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  • USA
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  • February 16 2015

With the complexities inherent in many cross-border transactions from cultural differences to the growing number of competition authorities

Potential private equity pitfalls under Hart-Scott-Rodino

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
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  • USA
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  • September 13 2011

The Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act (“HSR” or the “Act”) requires the reporting of transactions, including acquisitions of voting securities or assets, that satisfy certain dollar thresholds

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

2013 antitrust merger enforcement update and outlook

  • Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP
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  • European Union, USA
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  • March 21 2013

Our 2012 Antitrust Merger Enforcement Update and Outlook reported on a number of emerging trends and initiatives by antitrust enforcers around the

Antitrust and the public interest: implications for cross-border M&A in 2015

  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
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  • Canada, European Union, USA
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  • January 12 2015

Although large M&A transactions have, for some time, required careful management to co-ordinate merger control review by competition agencies in