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Minority shareholdings: New competition law issues?
  • Dentons
  • European Union, Germany, USA
  • September 21 2016

A topic that recently became prominent in the competition law community and beyond is whether so-called “common ownership” may have a negative effect


FinTech in Canada
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Australia, Canada, China, France, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, USA, Germany, Global, Hong Kong, India, Singapore, Switzerland
  • September 22 2016

So what is FinTech? The phrase “FinTech”, first coined by a New York banker in 1972, refers to the intersection of technology and Financial services


Antitrust, competition and economic regulation - Spring 2015
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union, USA
  • April 2 2015

The Consumer Rights Act 2015 (the “CRA15”) received Royal Assent on 26 March 2015. Section 82 and Schedule 8 of the CRA15 introduces a package of


The Impact of Brexit on Global M&A: Perspectives from the UK, US and Europe
  • Dechert LLP
  • European Union, Global, United Kingdom, USA
  • July 13 2016

The British public voted to leave the European Union on Thursday 23 June. What happens next is far from certain. The implications for global M&A


Hart-Scott-Rodino top ten tricks, traps and trends . . . in no particular order
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • September 18 2015

The HSR Act's thresholds, rules and exemptions are complex. Compliance and failures to file by hedge and private equity funds are currently subject to


DOJ Obtains Record Fine Against ValueAct; SEC Issues New Guidance on Schedule 13G Eligibility for Investors Engaging with Company Management
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • USA
  • August 11 2016

On July 12, 2016, the Department of Justice ("DOJ") announced that certain ValueAct Capital Management, L.P. entities ("ValueAct") had agreed to pay


Investors Beware: The Bar Is Being Raised on HSR Violations
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • August 31 2016

Under the Hart-Scott-Rodino (HSR) Act, parties to transactions meeting certain size thresholds are required to notify the Antitrust Division of the U


Potential private equity pitfalls under Hart-Scott-Rodino
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • September 13 2011

The Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act (“HSR” or the “Act”) requires the reporting of transactions, including acquisitions of voting securities or assets, that satisfy certain dollar thresholds


Hospital consolidation trends continue through 2015
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • USA
  • October 21 2015

The wave of hospital merger and acquisition activity over the past several years has continued through 2015 due to pressure on traditional hospital


Third Party Discovery Begins in Expedited Antitrust Challenge to Health Insurance Mega-Mergers
  • Hall Render Killian Heath & Lyman PC
  • USA
  • August 19 2016

As has been widely reported, on July 21, 2016, the Antitrust Division of the DOJ filed two separate complaints to block both Anthem's acquisition of