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Significant competitionantitrust fines in Europe sound the alarm for private equity over liability for their portfolio companies

  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 18 2014

Earlier this year, the European Commission, the principal enforcer of the EU competition rules, fined a well-known investment company amongst 18

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

  • Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • 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

Ten competition law recommendations to the Ukrainian government

  • Bryan Cave LLP
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  • European Union, Ukraine, USA
  • -
  • July 21 2014

Despite the geopolitical turmoil that has affected the east of the country nothing should mask the highly significant step Ukraine took on 27 June

Business law update - Summer 2014

  • Thompson Hine LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 5 2014

When negotiating provisions in a merger agreement, conducting due diligence and engaging in transition planning, parties to a merger or acquisition

International regulatory update - 19-23 May 2014

  • Clifford Chance LLP
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  • China, European Union, France, Italy, South Korea, USA
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  • May 27 2014

Representatives of 26 EU Member States (all EU members excluding the United Kingdom and Sweden) have signed an intergovernmental agreement on the

Don’t shoot your merger in the foot: what you need to know about gun jumping under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act

  • Venable LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 31 2010

Before pulling the trigger on a merger, companies should know that the factors contributing to a successful transaction from a business perspective - advanced planning and integration - may raise the danger of illegal premerger coordination, or "gun jumping," under the federal antitrust laws

2013 antitrust merger enforcement update and outlook

  • Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP
  • -
  • European Union, USA
  • -
  • 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

Seven global regulatory trends to watch in 2014

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

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

Potential private equity pitfalls under Hart-Scott-Rodino

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • 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

DOJ imposes divestiture and conduct remedy in small, consummated merger of makers of steel sensors

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 22 2014

Another in a string of challenges to already-consummated mergers, the U.S. Department of Justice ("DOJ") has announced that it will require Heraeus