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Department of Justice and FTC Release Antitrust Guidance for Employee Hiring and Compensation
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • November 10 2016

The Antitrust Division of the Department of Justice and the Federal Trade Commission recently published "Antitrust Guidance for Human Resource


U.S. Justice Department Requires Restructuring of Transaction Involving Foreign Entities to Address Section 8 Interlocking Directorates Concern
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • July 19 2016

On July 14, 2016, the United States Department of Justice announced that it had concerns that a transaction involving two foreign electronic trading


Hart-Scott-Rodino reporting requirements amended
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • July 15 2011

On July 7, 2011, The Federal Trade Commission, with the concurrence of the Assistant Attorney General, Antitrust Division, Department of Justice (together, the “Agencies”), issued final rules amending the Hart-Scott-Rodino Premerger Notification Rules (the “Rules”), the Premerger Notification and Report Form (the “HSR Form”) and associated instructions


Executive Order Calls on Agencies to Address Industry Concentration: The Implications for Common Ownership Interests
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • May 3 2016

On April 15, 2016, President Obama issued an Executive Order entitled "Steps to Increase Competition and Better Inform Consumers and Workers to


FTC announces new Hart-Scott-Rodino and Clayton Act Section 8 thresholds
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • January 25 2011

The Federal Trade Commission (the "FTC") has revised the jurisdictional and filing fee thresholds of the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 (the "HSR Act") and the Premerger Notification Rules (the "Rules"


FTC announces lower Hart-Scott-Rodino thresholds
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • January 21 2010

The Federal Trade Commission (the "FTC") has revised the jurisdictional and filing fee thresholds of the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 (the "HSR Act") and the Pre-merger Notification Rules (the "Rules"


Ninth Circuit courts reject antitrust “bundling” claims in two recent cases
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • November 16 2009

In two recent cases, federal courts in the Ninth Circuit rejected plaintiffs’ claims that alleged "bundling" practices violated the antitrust laws


Third Circuit Court of Appeals Affirms Dismissal of Claim that “Loyalty Discounts” Violate Antitrust Laws
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • May 6 2016

The United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit issued a significant opinion in an antitrust case this week, in which it upheld a summary


Hart-Scott-Rodino enforcement: executive equity awards can trigger HSR filing obligations
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • January 6 2012

The Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 (“HSR Act”) requires parties intending to acquire voting securities, assets or certain non-corporate interests to notify the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) and the Department of Justice, Antitrust Division (“DOJ”), and to observe certain waiting periods, if the HSR filing thresholds are met


FTC announces new Hart-Scott-Rodino and Clayton Act Section 8 thresholds
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • January 27 2012

The Federal Trade Commission (the “FTC”) has revised the jurisdictional and filing fee thresholds of the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 (the “HSR Act”) and the Premerger Notification Rules (the “Rules”