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Non-Reportable Non-Reviewable: Antitrust Insights for Smaller US Mergers
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • February 22 2017

Acquisitions of U.S. companies that fall below the $80.8 million Hart-Scott-Rodino (HSR) reporting threshold may pose unique risks to buyers. Unlike


Will Antitrust Class Action Involving Digital Store Dismantle “Illinois Brick” Rule on Indirect Purchasers?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • February 20 2017

In a departure from well-settled case law, the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit recently handed down a decision that may undermine the


Purchasers of iPhone Applications Still Standing
  • Hausfeld LLP
  • USA
  • February 20 2017

On January 12, 2017, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals issued an opinion in In re Apple iPhone Antitrust Litigation,1 reversing a lower court


FTC Releases Study Examining Merger Remedies Between 2006 and 2012
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • February 17 2017

On February 3, 2017, the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") released a report on an internal staff study examining the success of the Commission's


A tale of two mergers: Following their losses in DOJ merger challenges, Anthem fights on and Aetna gives up
  • Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP
  • USA
  • February 17 2017

In the past month, the DOJ and several state governments scored two trial wins in their challenges to mergers among some of the country’s largest


The LATEST: FTC “Second Requests” to be Narrower in Scope under Ohlhausen’s Leadership
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • February 17 2017

Transactions that meet the Hart-Scott-Rodino thresholds for notification must be reported to the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") and Department of


Third Circuit Upholds Dismissal of Indirect Purchaser Class in Auto Transmission Case, Revives Individual Claims
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • February 17 2017

On February 9, the US Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit upheld a ruling by the US District Court for the District of Delaware in In re: Class 8


Increased HSR Act Thresholds Announced for 2017
  • Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP
  • USA
  • February 17 2017

The Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended (the “HSR Act”), requires parties to acquisitions of voting securities, assets


A commitment to convergence
  • Baker Botts LLP
  • OECD, USA
  • February 17 2017

After two decades, the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC” or “Commission”) and the US Department of Justice (“DOJ”) (collectively, the “Agencies”


Employee “No-Poaching” Agreements Remain in the Antitrust Crosshairs
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • February 16 2017

There have been a series of investigations, class action suits and high value settlements involving agreements not to solicit employees. In addition