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FTC Temporarily Halts Proposed DraftKings-FanDuel Merger
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • USA
  • July 10 2017

On June 20, 2017, the United States District Court for the District of Columbia issued a temporary restraining order blocking the daily fantasy sports

2017 Antitrust Insights for Merger Activity
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • June 21 2017

Potential changes in antitrust enforcement philosophy could lead to more M&A deals, a decrease in transaction costs and shorter review

Hope for a cleaner Brexit after ECJ ruling
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom, USA
  • May 18 2017

In a ruling which is likely to have positive implications for a possible Brexit deal, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) on the 16 May 2017 opened

Can Purchasing Efficiencies Save Mega-Mergers? The D.C. Circuit Says “No”
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • May 10 2017

Efficiencies, economies of scale, and the general desire to improve the customer experience are the lifeblood of all mergers. And

Enforcers Continue Recent Focus on Innovation Concerns with EmersonPentair Consent Agreement
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • May 4 2017

The FTC's recent consent agreement addressing concerns regarding Emerson Electric Co.'s (Emerson) acquisition of Pentair Plc (Pentair) demonstrates a

2017 M&A Report
  • Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP
  • Global, USA
  • May 2 2017

In 2016, the number of reported M&A transactions worldwide dipped by 2, from a record 34,838 deals in 2015 to 34,191, but still represented the

Antitrust M&A Snapshot: January - March 2017 Update
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union, USA
  • April 21 2017

The nature of Trump-era leadership at the antitrust agencies has slowly come together since the January inauguration. Practitioners are starting to

“SMARTER” Act Advances in Congress: Will It Become Law?
  • Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP
  • USA
  • April 13 2017

For the third straight legislative session, the House Judiciary Committee has voted in favor of a billthe Standard Merger and Acquisition Reviews

Chicago-Area Hospitals Abandon Fight to Save Merger from FTC Challenge
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • March 22 2017

After the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit ruled on Oct. 31, 2016, that the district court's refusal to enjoin the merger of

FTC Determines Behavioral Remedies are Sufficient to Fix Offshore Natural Gas Pipeline Overlap
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • March 2 2017

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently granted US antitrust clearance for Enbridge's acquisition of Spectra after the parties agreed to