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New HSR Thresholds Announced

USA - January 24 2022 On January 24, 2022, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced the revised thresholds for determining whether companies are required to notify…

Rita Sinkfield Belin, F. Joseph Ciani-Dausch, Matthew P Hendrickson

Executive Order Launches ‘Whole-of-Government’ Antitrust Initiatives but Implementation Faces a Long Road Ahead

USA - July 13 2021 Over the course of his first six months in office, President Joe Biden has signaled a clear commitment to reinvigorate antitrust enforcement. On July…

Boris Bershteyn, David P. Wales, Julia K. York

Merger Control Reviews: Spotlight on Internal Documents

European Union, United Kingdom, USA - April 20 2021 In a webinar held on March 25, 2021, Skadden antitrust/competition partners Kenneth Schwartz and Ingrid Vandenborre joined Charles River Associates…

Ingrid Vandenborre

Anthem/Cigna Litigation Underscores Importance of Antitrust Planning in Transactions

USA - September 16 2020 On August 31, 2020, the Delaware Chancery Court issued an opinion in litigation between Anthem and Cigna related to the contract in their terminated…

Justine M. Haimi, Karen M. Lent, David P. Wales

FTC and DOJ Issue Vertical Merger Guidelines

USA - July 10 2020 Following their January publication of Draft Vertical Merger Guidelines (draft guidelines) for public comment, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and…

Karen M. Lent, David P. Wales