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Merger control: gun jumping goes global
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union, USA
  • June 28 2010

Broadly defined, "gun jumping" refers to unlawful premerger coordination between the parties to an M&A transaction


Virginia’s Certificate of Need Laws May Stay, Fourth Circuit Says
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • January 26 2016

On January 21, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit upheld Virginia's Certificate of Need (CON) laws, ruling that the scheme does not


Notification Threshold Under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Act Increased to $78.2 Million
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • January 21 2016

Pursuant to the amendments passed by Congress in 2000, the FTC announced revised thresholds for HSR pre-merger notifications on January 21, 2016


The top five (avoidable) antitrust traps in M&A transactions
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • February 28 2011

In M&A transactions, the parties are often focused on negotiating the transfer of assets or equity, and may treat antitrust as a mere procedural milestone


Res judicata does not bar claims arising after prior litigation, even one based on similar conduct
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • August 8 2014

Addressing whether a prior litigation between the parties resolving claims of unfair competition bars subsequent suit over similar conduct occurring


Federal court finds Amex’s “anti-steering” merchant rules anticompetitive
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • February 27 2015

After a seven-week bench trial in an enforcement action by the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and 17 state attorneys general, U.S. District Judge


District court denies summary judgment in broadcast rights class action
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • August 15 2014

On Friday, August 8, 2014, the Southern District of New York denied motions for summary judgment filed by the National Hockey League, Major League


A combination of non-conclusory factual allegations satisfies Twombly for a Sherman Act 1 claim and can proceed to trial
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • February 28 2010

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit recently reversed a district court decision dismissing a complaint alleging the defendants conspired to fix prices of digital music in violation of the Sherman Act 1


Allegations of antitrust and patent misuse surviving a motion to dismiss
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • October 30 2015

The U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey was tasked with determining whether allegations in Defendants’ antitrust and patent misuse


Split decisions regarding class certification in provigil antitrust lawsuits
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • October 30 2015

In two antitrust class actions in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, the court denied class certification as to