We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 11-20 of 298

2016 Merger Notification Thresholds Take Effect Today
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • February 26 2016

The 2016 adjustments to the Hart-Scott-Rodino ("HSR") Act thresholds take effect today, February 25, and will remain in effect through January 2017


U.S. DOJ Increasing Enforcement Efforts Against Corporate Executives and Employees
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • February 23 2016

The U.S. Department of Justice Antitrust Division is increasing efforts to detect and punish individuals who violate the antitrust laws. In remarks


Antitrust Immunity for State Agencies Continues to Narrow
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • December 23 2015

In another court decision narrowing state action immunity, a federal district court in Texas has denied the Texas Medical Board's ("TMB") motion to


Aggressive U.S. FTC Enforcement of Invitation to Collude Cases in Full Swing After Guidance on Section 5 of the FTC Act
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • December 23 2015

Keep your friends close, but keep your competitors at a safe distance. Invitations to a competitor to collude - even if no agreement is formed - may


Antitrust Alert: Fifth Circuit Upholds Verdict Against Steel Manufacturer in Steel Distributors' Per Se Illegal Group Boycott
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • December 18 2015

The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a $156 million jury verdict against a U.S. Gulf Coast steel manufacturer accused of conspiring with


DOJ statements may signal civil antitrust enforcement against individual employees
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • November 23 2015

The U.S. Department of Justice Antitrust Division will consider individual civil enforcement actions against executives implicated in corporate


FTC advocates narrowing Robinson-Patman Act
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • November 6 2015

The ongoing Woodman's Food Market litigation has drawn enormous attention. The district court's interpretation of the Robinson-Patman Act calls into


Antitrust alert: DOJ sentencing memorandum emphasizes importance of instituting antitrust compliance programs in face of government investigation
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • October 20 2015

The U.S. Department of Justice has recommended a significantly reduced fine for an auto parts defendant accused of bid-rigging and price-fixing


U.S. Federal Trade Commission and Justice Department report on merger enforcement
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • August 26 2015

The Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") and Department of Justice ("DOJ") have released their annual Hart-Scott-Rodino ("HSR") Report, which details the


U.S. Federal Trade Commission issues statement of "unfair methods of competition" enforcement principles under FTC Act 5
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • August 24 2015

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") has issued formal guidance on how the agency enforces Section 5 of the FTC Act ("Section 5") to police