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Implications of national security reviews on foreign acquisitions of US businesses
  • Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
  • USA
  • January 28 2015

The Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) can have a significant impact on transactions involving foreign acquirers. Parties


U.S. Federal Trade Commission increases merger notification and interlocking directorates thresholds
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • January 23 2015

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission has issued the 2015 adjustments to the Hart-Scott-Rodino ("HSR") Act thresholds, which are used to determine when a


2015 Hart-Scott-Rodino requirements
  • Choate Hall & Stewart LLP
  • USA
  • January 22 2015

HSR filing thresholds will be adjusted upward effective February 20, 2015. What you need to do: Parties involved in a merger or acquisition should


New HSR thresholds for 2015
  • Bracewell & Giuliani LLP
  • USA
  • January 21 2015

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has announced the annual revisions to the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act (HSR Act) thresholds, which


FTC announces increased Hart-Scott-Rodino thresholds
  • King & Spalding LLP
  • USA
  • January 20 2015

On January 15, 2015, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced revised jurisdictional thresholds for determining whether a proposed transaction


Antitrust and the public interest: implications for cross-border M&A in 2015
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • Canada, European Union, USA
  • 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


Delaware Chancery Court provides guidance on fulfillment of fiduciary duties when evaluating antitrust risk
  • Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
  • USA
  • December 22 2014

Directors of public companies are increasingly facing pressure from hedge fund and institutional stockholders to engage in accretive combinations


Aerospace & defense series: leading antitrust considerations for M&A transactions
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • December 18 2014

Aerospace and defense contractors engage in a wide range of mergers, acquisitions and Joint Venture transactions. Like all companies, aerospace and


Halliburton’s acquisition of Baker Hughes likely to receive close antitrust scrutiny from Department of Justice
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • 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
  • USA
  • November 17 2014

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