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District Court Dismisses Tying and Bundling Claims, Holding that Medical-Surgical Distributor Failed to Show Market Power or Injury to Competition
  • Paul Weiss
  • USA
  • April 12 2016

The federal district court for the District of Kansas recently dismissed claims by a medical products distributor that two of its competitors


U.S. Justice Department Requires Restructuring of Transaction Involving Foreign Entities to Address Section 8 Interlocking Directorates Concern
  • Paul Weiss
  • USA
  • July 19 2016

On July 14, 2016, the United States Department of Justice announced that it had concerns that a transaction involving two foreign electronic trading


Executive Order Calls on Agencies to Address Industry Concentration: The Implications for Common Ownership Interests
  • Paul Weiss
  • USA
  • May 3 2016

On April 15, 2016, President Obama issued an Executive Order entitled "Steps to Increase Competition and Better Inform Consumers and Workers to


Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals adopts below-cost standard for “non-explicit” tying arrangements
  • Paul Weiss
  • USA
  • March 30 2015

The United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit last week issued a significant opinion limiting the circumstances in which a defendant's


FTC Announces New Hart-Scott-Rodino and Clayton Act Section 8 Thresholds
  • Paul Weiss
  • USA
  • January 26 2016

The Federal Trade Commission (the "FTC") has revised the jurisdictional and filing fee thresholds of the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act


Department of Justice and FTC Release Antitrust Guidance for Employee Hiring and Compensation
  • Paul Weiss
  • USA
  • November 10 2016

The Antitrust Division of the Department of Justice and the Federal Trade Commission recently published "Antitrust Guidance for Human Resource


Ninth Circuit courts reject antitrust “bundling” claims in two recent cases
  • Paul Weiss
  • USA
  • November 16 2009

In two recent cases, federal courts in the Ninth Circuit rejected plaintiffs’ claims that alleged "bundling" practices violated the antitrust laws


FTC announces new Hart-Scott-Rodino and Clayton Act Section 8 thresholds
  • Paul Weiss
  • USA
  • January 27 2012

The Federal Trade Commission (the “FTC”) has revised the jurisdictional and filing fee thresholds of the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 (the “HSR Act”) and the Premerger Notification Rules (the “Rules”


Third Circuit Court of Appeals Affirms Dismissal of Claim that “Loyalty Discounts” Violate Antitrust Laws
  • Paul Weiss
  • USA
  • May 6 2016

The United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit issued a significant opinion in an antitrust case this week, in which it upheld a summary


Hart-Scott-Rodino enforcement: executive equity awards can trigger HSR filing obligations
  • Paul Weiss
  • USA
  • January 6 2012

The Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 (“HSR Act”) requires parties intending to acquire voting securities, assets or certain non-corporate interests to notify the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) and the Department of Justice, Antitrust Division (“DOJ”), and to observe certain waiting periods, if the HSR filing thresholds are met