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HSR Notification Thresholds Increase for 2022

USA - January 26 2022 The Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) has announced the annual revisions to the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act (“HSR Act”) thresholds…

Jacqueline R. Java

President Signs Executive Order Directing Federal Agencies to Promote Competition and Increase Antitrust Enforcement

USA - July 14 2021 On July 9, 2021, President Biden issued Executive Order 14036, “Promoting Competition in the American Economy,” which broadly targets anticompetitive…

Jacqueline R. Java

Stalemate at FTC Leads to Contested Merger Closing

USA - May 19 2021 On May 14, 2021, despite not having obtained official approval from federal antitrust authorities, 7-Eleven Inc., the largest convenience-store chain…

Jacqueline R. Java

HSR Notification Thresholds Decrease Slightly for 2021

USA - February 2 2021 The Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) has announced the annual revisions to the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act (“HSR Act”) thresholds…

Jacqueline R. Java

DOJ Issues New Merger Remedies Manual, Emphasizes Structural Remedy Preference

USA - September 16 2020 On September 3, 2020, the U.S. Department of Justice Antitrust Division released a revised Merger Remedies Manual (“Manual”), providing a modernized…

Jacqueline R. Java