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Why investment firms are watching HSR rule changes
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • August 8 2011

The HSR Act requires parties to notify the Federal Trade Commission and the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice of certain transactions, and to observe a waiting period prior to closing.


Significant Hart-Scott-Rodino reporting changes to take effect
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • July 11 2011

The Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) and the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice (“DOJ”) (collectively “the Agencies”) have announced a slate of new Hart-Scott-Rodino reporting rules for all filers, with expanded reporting requirements relating to business overlaps in strategic transactions.


Hart-Scott-Rodino jurisdictional thresholds adjusted upward
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • January 31 2011

Federal law requires that mergers, acquisitions, and other transactions of a certain size be notified to the Federal Trade Commission and Department of Justice prior to consummation, pursuant to the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act, 15 USC 18a (2001).


Antitrust Division andFederal Trade Commission announce revised horizontal merger guidelines
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • August 27 2010

On August 19, 2010, the Federal Trade Commission and the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice released revised horizontal merger guidelines outlining how the agencies evaluate the likely competitive impact of mergers.


Antitrust Division and Federal Trade Commission propose new merger guidelines, request public comment
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • April 23 2010

Revised horizontal merger guidelines outlining how the Federal Trade Commission and the Antitrust Division evaluate the likely competitive impact of mergers were released for public comment by the agencies this week.


Hart-Scott-Rodino jurisdictional thresholds will be lowered
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • January 27 2010

In an unprecedented first, effective February 22, 2010, the notification thresholds under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended, 15 USC Section 18a (2001), (the "HSR Act" or the "Act") will be lowered.


Daniel J Eisner
  • Proskauer Rose LLP

Daryn A Grossman
  • Proskauer Rose LLP

Colin Kass
  • Proskauer Rose LLP

Laura Fant
  • Proskauer Rose LLP