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Antitrust agencies announce contingency plans for shutdown: HSR filings should be submitted but investigations may be limited
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • October 2 2013

The FTC and DOJ have implemented contingency plans for their operations during the "lapse in appropriations," which began as we entered the new 2014


Revised Hart-Scott-Rodino premerger notification thresholds for 2012
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • January 25 2012

On January 24, 2012, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced revised Hart-Scott-Rodino Act (HSR) reporting thresholds under which transactions will be reportable only if, as a result of such transaction, the acquiring person will hold voting securities, assets, or non-corporate interests of the acquired person valued above $68.2 million, compared to $66.0 million in 2011


FTAIA remains a 'foreign' statute open to multiple interpretations
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • August 14 2014

Congress enacted the Foreign Trade Antitrust Improvements Act (FTAIA) in 1982 to clarify the extraterritorial reach of the Sherman Act. Subsequently


EU Commission publishes merger regulation white paper on minority shareholdings
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • August 14 2014

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


Anti-monopoly probe and enforcement in China paying the price for price!
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • China
  • November 17 2014

Shortly after the sixth anniversary of effectuating the PRC Anti-monopoly Law, the National Development and Reform Commission (the NDRC) and its


EU competition law compliance: an altered legal landscape
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • European Union
  • November 17 2014

EU competition law prohibits the restriction of competition by agreements between competitors that may affect trade between Member States and have as


FTC and DOJ hold workshop on health care payment models and effects on competition
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • February 27 2015

Health care is the single largest industry in the United States with expenses comprising 18 percent of the gross domestic product. Costs need to be


The Second Circuit limits the obligation of a monopolist to deal with competitors
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • August 14 2014

When does breaching a contract also violate the antitrust laws? On June 9, 2014, a unanimous panel of the Second Circuit affirmed a district court


Kodak’s pricing policy for printer parts and ink gets jammed by the Sixth Circuit
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • May 12 2015

On March 16, 2015, in Collins Inkjet Corp. v. Eastman Kodak Co., the Sixth Circuit became the first court of appeals to adopt a cost-based test for


EU approach to information sharing: CJEU ruling in banana cartel
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • European Union
  • May 12 2015

Information exchanges between competitors is a highly topical issue under EU competition law. The recent judgment of the Court of Justice of the EU