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FTC issues principles for unfair methods of competition
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • August 27 2015

The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently issued its first set of principles governing enforcement of 'unfair methods of competition' under


FTC complaint against activist investor highlights narrow “investment only” HSR Act exemption
  • Paul Hastings LLP
  • USA
  • August 27 2015

In a move that a minority of its commissioners saw as "not in the public interest," the Federal Trade Commission filed a complaint on Monday against


FTC challenges reliance on “investment-only” exemption
  • Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP
  • USA
  • August 27 2015

This week, the Federal Trade Commission announced a settlement of charges that Third Point, a wellknown activist investor, improperly relied on the


Send Lawyers, Guns and Money: providers lining up against AnthemCigna and AetnaHumana mergers
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • August 27 2015

In the wake of Anthem's proposed acquisition of Cigna and Aetna's proposed acquisition of Humana, providers are lining up to be heard. Take the


Third Point settles FTC charges that they violated U.S. premerger notification requirements
  • King & Spalding LLP
  • USA
  • August 27 2015

On August 24, 2015, the FTC announced that Third Point Funds ("Third Point"), which includes three affiliated Hedge Funds commonly managed, agreed to


Ninth Circuit clarifies analysis of alleged hub-and-spoke conspiracies under the Sherman Act
  • Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP
  • USA
  • August 27 2015

Yesterday, the Ninth Circuit issued an opinion affirming the dismissal of plaintiffs’ consolidated complaint in In re Musical Instruments and


Investment fund violates “investment-only” HSR exemption
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • August 26 2015

At the request of the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC" or "Commission"), the Department of Justice ("DOJ") filed this week in federal court a proposed


FTC cautions against improper reliance on “investment-only” exemption
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • USA
  • August 26 2015

Investment manager Third Point LLC and three of its affiliated funds have entered into a proposed settlement agreement with the federal antitrust


HSR "investment-only" exemption: lessons from third point's Yahoo! investment
  • Cooley LLP
  • USA
  • August 26 2015

While acquisitions of up to 10 of the voting interest in a target that are made "solely for the purpose of investment" are in many circumstances


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